You can get to Craig by flying or ferrying into Ketchikan and then taking a direct float plane ride to Craig , flying into the Klawock Airport, or taking the Interisland Ferry to Hollis. Craig is on the Prince of Wales Island road system and you can access most of the island by vehicle from Craig .
On a foggy afternoon in September of 1982 the Investor, a salmon fishing vessel, was engulfed in flames near the tiny village of Craig , Alaska . All efforts to stop the blaze were repulsed by the heat and fury of fire–until the blaze had run its course.
Prince of Wales Island (Russian: Остров Принца Уэльского) is one of the islands of the Alexander Archipelago in the Alaska Panhandle. It is the fourth-largest island in the United States (after Hawaii, Kodiak Island , and Puerto Rico) and the 97th-largest island in the world. Prince of Wales Island ( Alaska )
|Native name: Taan|
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Prince of Wales-Hyder Census Area
Lori Waterman was murdered by two of Rachelle Waterman’s boyfriends in 2004. Prosecutors say the guilty verdict means that Waterman should have known that Jason Arrant and Brian Radel, both 24 at the time, posed a substantial risk to her mother given her interactions with them.
Black bears ( there are no grizzlies , brown, or polar bears ) are all over the island , especially Thorn Bay, Craig, and any of the fish runs! See ” Prince of Wales Island : Things to Do” for some great viewing spots and review the Responsible Bear Viewing Tips before you begin.
The most common way to get to Prince of Wales Island is via Ketchikan. In the summer months, air service is on Alaska Airlines or Delta. (Only Alaska Air serves the area in winter.) Both flights originate in Seattle.
Prince of Wales Island