December 16, 2003
The Alaska Marine Highway System will provide some alternate service between Hollis and Ketchikan during the dry-docking of the M/V Prince of Wales by re-routing two of its ships. The M/V Aurora will depart Wrangell at 7:30 am on January 6th for Hollis; departing Hollis at 2:30 pm, arriving in Ketchikan at 5:15 pm. The Aurora will leave Ketchikan at 6:15 pm for Metlakatla on its published schedule. On January 10th the M/V Taku will depart Wrangell at 4:30 pm for Prince of Wales Island, departing Hollis at 11:30 pm, arriving Ketchikan at 2:15 am on January 11th. The Taku will sail for Prince Rupert at 3:15 am, 3 hours and 45 minutes behind its published schedule.
For information and reservations on the M/V Aurora and M/V Taku go to the AMHS website at www.ferryalaska.com, or call toll-free 800-642-0066.
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