CTA’s New Public Transit Bus
August 9, 2019
The Craig Tribal Association Transportation Department now offers bus service to and from Craig and Klawock and the Inter-Island Ferry Authority Terminal in Hollis Alaska! For information and more details on all their routes and fares visit http://www.craigtribe.org/transportation.html or call 907-826-3996 or email [email protected]
IFA Schedule not impacted by AMHS strike
July 25, 2019
The recent AMHS strike is over and it did not change the IFA schedule in any way. If you had travel set up with the AMHS to connect with the IFA, please call us and we will assist you in the best way we can to reschedule, cancel, refund and/or hold a credit balance. Thank you for your patience!
July 16, 2019
The IFA’s M/V Stikine or Prince of Wales makes one round trip per day, and originates out of Hollis, Alaska on Prince of Wales Island. The IFA travels everyday except Thanksgiving and Christmas, and departure and arrival times may be affected by weather conditions.
Depart Hollis at 8:00am and Arrive in Ketchikan at 11:00am then Depart Ketchikan at 3:30pm and Arrive in Hollis at 6:30pm
April 25, 2019
IFA IS AN EQUAL OPPORTUNITY EMPLOYER
ATTENTION: Excellent Employment Opportunity with the IFA!
The IFA has a job opening for First On-Call Deckhand/Nightwatch position!!!!! The IFA is accepting resumes and applications for this position, and please Click Here for First On-Call job description. Resumes and applications can be sent to Chrissy Torsey-Lucero via email at [email protected] or by fax to 907-826-4849. For more information contact Chrissy at 907-826-4848 or 907-401-3095.
CALLING US JUST GOT EASIER!
January 25, 2019
Call 866-308-4848 from anywhere to reach our friendly Ticket Agents for assistance with your booking needs! You can now talk to either the Hollis or Ketchikan Terminal Agents at 866-308-4848! Effective Feb 1, 2019, we will no longer utilize our local telephone numbers for the Hollis and Ketchikan Terminals. Thank you for your patience as we continue to improve your experience when contacting the Inter-Island Ferry Authority.
Explore Local Destinations
Coffman Cove is 78 miles from the Hollis Terminal traveling on a newly paved highway. With a population of approximately 200, Coffman Cove hosts a state-owned seaplane float, boat harbor and launch, RV Park, cabin rentals, guided fishing tours, and famous oyster sales. Learn more.
Thorne Bay is located 59 miles from the Hollis Terminal. Once the world’s largest logging camp, Thorne Bay now has a population of 434. A paved highway gives you a beautiful scenic tour toward fishing and tourist charters. Learn more.
Ketchikan is located on Revillagigedo Island and is considered Alaska’s First City, since it is the first one you arrive at when traveling north from the lower 48 states. Also known as the Salmon Capital of the World, Ketchikan is located in the Tongass National Forest and close to Misty Fjords National Monument. Learn more.
Hollis is 34 miles by sea from Ketchikan and the home port for the Inter-island Ferry Authority vessel with a convenient terminal for travelers. With a population of approximately 150, Hollis has a community recreation area on the Harris River with a half-mile boardwalk and foot trail through the forest. Learn more.
Hydaburg is 32 miles from the Hollis terminal and has a population of approximately 400. Populated in the 1700s by the Haida people, Hydaburg’s community relies on their culture and still continues a close relationship to the land and sea. Learn more.
Klawock is 25 miles from the Hollis terminal and has a population of about 850. Klawock’s name comes from Kloo-wah, a Tlingit Native from Moira Sound. Kloo-wah’s clan used Klawock for a summer fish camp and later moved there permanently. Learn more.
Craig was founded in the late 1800s and incorporated in 1922. The population varies winter to summer, and in winter approximately numbers 1,100 people. A fish saltery was built on Fish Egg Island in 1907 by Craig Millar, who the town adopted their name from. Learn more.
Prince of Wales Island
Find the Prince of Wales visitors’ guide here.