Taken from the back of the AMHS ferry Columbia, while in port at Skagway.

May 18th, 2009

Skagway has a winter population of about 800, summer 1600, when cruise ships are in, 3000 to 4000 per cruise ship.
It was the jumping off point for the Yukon Gold Rush, the start of the famous Chilkoot Trail.

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