Southeast Alaska Birding Trail Haines

Portage Cove State Recreation Site

Offers opportunities for birding in Chilkoot Inlet.

Portage Cove State Recreation Site is located on Beach Road just over a mile from downtown Haines.  The site offers opportunities for birding in adjacent Chilkoot Inlet. There is a short trail from the parking area through the park to the coast.

Directions:

Portage Cove State Recreation Site is located 1.2 miles from Haines on Beach Road.

Varied Thrush.
Varied Thrush. Photo: Dan Dzurizin

Birding Resources:

eBird Hotspot:  Haines--Portage Cove Campground

Other Resources:

Alaska Department of Natural Resources: Portage Cove State Recreation Site

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