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2.0 of 5 Bed and Breakfast   |   7 Mile Dyea Road, Skagway, AK 99840
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Free Surf and Turf BBQ!
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Chilkoot Trail Outpost
Ranked #1 of 4 Skagway B&B and Inns
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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  • Sleep Quality
    5 of 5 stars
  • Location
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Rooms
    5 of 5 stars
  • Service
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Cleanliness
    5 of 5 stars
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Prescott, Ontario, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

Hard to judge which was greater, the hospitality or the comfort. From the moment you drive in you feel welcomed by Cathy and Fred. Breakfast was good and they can help with any and all planning for activities in the area. Our cabin was so clean, warm and cozy. A great sleep in a great bed. The kids loved the... More

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36 reviews 36 reviews
21 hotel reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

The Chilkoot Trail Outpost is 9 miles outside of Skagway, but worlds away if you are interested in escaping the cruise ship madness.  It's location is about 1/3 mile from the start of the Chilkoot Trail and a mile or so from historic Dyea, the old gold rush town.  The cabins are equipped with full baths, very comfortable beds, and... More

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Calgary, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

This is the place to start and end your Chilkoot Trail adventure. Our family of four hiked the Chilkoot Trail this summer and we signed up for the "Hiker's Suite Deal". It was exactly what we were looking for. The Outpost is just a few steps away from the Chilkoot Trail trailhead. We had the surf and turf dinner before... More

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Hamilton, Canada
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6 hotel reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

I really enjoyed the location and beautiful cabins. Exactly as advertised! They were great at booking the excursions and helping out. We loved the hike and river rafting journey! amazing guide and scenery was stunning!....we then used the bikes at this resort.....they are very old and run down...in need of repair or updating......but we managed a two hour journey on... More

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

we have a amazing stay at the outpost. Kathy and Fred are super nice.we stayed 4 days there.Nice cabin to live in.We don't know where can have fun. They recommend and book the reservation for us of hike&float,white pass,even the glacier points. We enjoy it very much.The food at the outpost are the best at Skagway. Breakfast,salmon,salad,s'more's and so on.Now... More

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Alberta, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awesome place to stay. We enjoyed our two night stay! Great hosts; such a pleasant resort to stay at. Enjoyed the breakfast in the morning, plenty to feed a big appetite. Kathy and Fred are very pleasant and have a lot of knowledge about the area, have great suggestions! We also enjoyed one dinner meal at the resort. We even... More

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Calgary, Canada
2 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We spent two nights at the Outpost and it was by far the best place we could have stayed on our trip to Skagway. It was just out of town, we made s'mores and rode bikes around Dyea. We had perfect hosts and breakfast was delicious. I'd recommend it to anyone!

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Los Angeles, California
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you are visiting the Skagway area, this is a wonderful place to spend a few days away from the busy town. Kathy and Fred make you feel at home from the moment you step in their lodge. Bear and eagle sightings, the famous "Chilkoot Trail", the historical town of Dyea are just a few things you'd enjoy in this... More

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Juneau, Alaska
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took my five year old for a birthday trip to the Chilkoot Trail Post. He fell in love with the area and cabin. The owners booked our train tickets for us when I called to make the reservations, so I did not have to worry about this at all. My little boy really enjoyed the friendly atmosphere and ate... More

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Petawawa, Canada
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stayed for 1 day and 1 night prior to our departure on the Chilkoot trail. We were pampered and fueled for the big walk! Kathy and Fred were fantastic hosts and introduced us to all the history of the region and gave us great tips to a fun and safe hike back into Canada. Alaska Beer (Brand name) is... More

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Address: 7 Mile Dyea Road, Skagway, AK 99840
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Location: United States > Alaska > Skagway
Price Range (Based on Average Rates): $$
Hotel Class:2 star — Chilkoot Trail Outpost 2*

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Located at the famous Chilkoot Trail, your local Outpost hosts, the Hosford family, pledge a one of-a-kind Alaskan experience in lodging. We will be happy to assist you in planning your stay to maximize you visit. Enjoy the beautiful landscape where the ocean meets the river surrounded by snow-capped mountains. Distinguished in Alaska Business magazine, the Outpost was named among the top 15 high-end accommodations Alaska Style. Comforts include a hearty full Alaskan breakfast, cooking gazebo, bicycles, s'mores by the campfire, wi/fi, satellite TV, in-room coffee/treats, microwave, fridge and private baths. New in 2012, 1800 Sq Ft Retreat and Convention Center. ... more   less 
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