Alaska’s first permanent military post is reached by heading uphill (east) at the Front St–Haines Hwy junction. Built in 1903 and...
Mike's Bikes & Boards
Rents mountain bikes (half/full day $20/30).
Alaska Indian Arts Center
Indigenous culture can be seen in Fort Seward in the former military post hospital, home of the Alaska Indian Arts Center. During the...
Fort Seward Lodge Restaurant & Saloon
Tucked away upstairs in the Fort Seward Lodge’s two-level restaurant is this small bar that’s popular with heli-skiers in winter....
This shop in Fort Seward turns out some of the best smoked fish in the Southeast, such as salmon that is first marinated in stout beer.
13 Fort Seward Dr · interesting places nearby
Commander’s Room information
Located in Hotel Halsingland is Haines’ most upscale restaurant. Begin the evening with a drink (and maybe some duck confit) in its cozy Officer’s Club Lounge and then venture into the Commander’s Room, where you’ll find white tablecloths, a fine wine list and a chef who has a herb garden out back.
In July and August the salmon and halibut are flown in daily, or try the Moroccan-spiced braised lamb shank served on a bed of Israeli couscous.