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Downtown visitor sites wrap up the summer season with gusto

The summer season is wrapping up in a flurry at the downtown visitors sites. Ship traffic is decreasing and many of Travel Juneau's snowbird volunteers are headed south. Lindsey, Heather and I have been filling in more shifts as needed... Continue Reading →

End of Season Volunteer Reception approaches

It's hard to believe the end is in sight already! Our volunteers have been hard at work over the past several months spending almost 4,000 hours (as of the end of July) and making recommendations to well over 100,000 visitors... Continue Reading →

Travel Juneau and SAIL receive grateful kudos from summer visitor

Earlier this week Travel Juneau and Southeast Alaska Independent Living (SAIL) received a letter from a very grateful summer visitor. The visitor and her husband felt very welcome in Juneau, thanks to the efforts of a Travel Juneau volunteer and... Continue Reading →

Visitor Services hosts Mid-season Volunteer Potluck

As you may be aware, we have passed the halfway mark in the season! We recently celebrated with our volunteers at our annual mid-season potluck at Glacier Gardens. The turnout was great and everyone complimented the lovely atmosphere and delicious food... Continue Reading →

Summer takes off in Travel Juneau visitor sites

Visitor Services is well underway with the summer volunteer season. The volunteer corps continues to grow and Saturday marks the last new volunteer training event for the summer. Volunteers are working hard to send visitors to Travel Juneau members and staff is busy keeping them... Continue Reading →

What’s New: The latest and greatest in Juneau summer 2017

Travel Juneau packed Elizabeth Peratrovich Hall last Thursday evening for this summer's What's New volunteer training.  With more than 80 volunteers in attendance, the majority of the event focused on changes in and around Juneau. Topics ranged from new businesses and changes... Continue Reading →

Walkabout: Your business in front of Travel Juneau volunteers

The Walkabout is just around the corner folks! If you haven't heard of this event already, the Walkabout is a vital summer volunteer training for retail, dining and related businesses. Beginning at 11 am, the Walkabout is Saturday, May 13 ending... Continue Reading →

Tours & Attractions training offers invaluable experience

Thank you to all our members who presented at Tours & Attractions Training on Saturday! In those five minutes you reached 65 volunteers directly who will now be able to give authentic recommendations to visitors. We've gotten a lot of... Continue Reading →

Cruise Ship Terminal ad space now available

Advertising space for the display screen at the downtown Cruise Ship Terminal (CST) Visitor Center is now available for the 2017 summer season! Space is limited to 20 ads, at $130 per ad.  This 50" high-definition display was seen by... Continue Reading →

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