Taiya River is a physical feature (stream) in Skagway Borough. The primary coordinates for Taiya River places it within the AK 99840 ZIP Code delivery area.
|Feature Name:||Taiya River|
|Category:||Alaska physical, cultural and historic features|
|Description:||heads at Chilkoot Pass, on the Alaska-Canada boundary, flows S to head of Taiya Inlet, 1 mi. N of Dyea Point, and 2 mi. NW of Skagway, Coast Mts.|
|History:||Name derived from Taiya Inlet and published by U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey (USC&GS) in the 1891 Coast Pilot (p. 203). This stream was the first part of the "Dyea Trail" from Dyea through Chilkoot Pass to the Klondike. See Dyea, locality.|
Note that you do not have the right to enter private property without the owner's permission. You do have a right to access goverment property that is open to the general public. The GNIS Feature Detail Report for Taiya River does not include property ownership information.
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