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Making the move takes time, support, and planning. Our community and its resources are here to help make your move a success. From finding childcare to purchasing your forever home, we’re here to help you find what you need to call Haines home.
With travel available by land, air, and sea, Haines is one of Southeast Alaska’s most accessible communities.
The Haines Highways connect Haines to Haines Junction in Canada’s Yukon Territory. This National Scenic Byway makes it possible to travel by car from inside or outside of Alaska via the ALCAN ‘Alaska-Canada’ highway that connects Alaska to the Lower 48.
If you’re looking to fly into Haines, Alaska Airlines runs connections from major hubs to Juneau, with direct flights departing daily from Anchorage and Seattle. From Juneau, Alaska Seaplanes flies multiple times per day into Haines.
The Alaska Marine Highway connects Haines to the ports of Ketchikan, Juneau, and Bellingham, Washington. The three-day trip from Bellingham to Haines is an experience in itself sailing through Alaska’s Inside Passage. Book vehicle or walk-on tickets on AMH.
Haines’ local realtors, social media channels, and community members can help you find land or residential properties in town and surrounding neighborhoods. Talking to people in town is a great way to find out who may be looking to sell or is planning to sell unlisted.
Property sales in Haines are unique, with ocean and mountain views available on some developed lots. When looking for housing in Haines, you’ll notice the town is broken up into four main areas: Lutak, Mud Bay, Haines proper, and properties along the Haines Highway. Whether you find stunning views of the Chilkat Inlet on Mud Bay road or settle down in towering spruce forests ”out the road” each neighborhood offers its own breathtaking benefits.
The Haines Borough School District consists of K-12 learning and oversees the Haines Home School programming. For your little ones, Chilkat Valley Preschool offers early education to children 3-5 and there are a number of private daycare options within the community.
From healthcare to hardware stores, find community resources to meet your needs.