|First in line this AM for the trip North, a truck and boat await the call
later this evening for boarding on the MV Matanuska
Today's a big day for Transportation on the North Coast with the return to Prince Rupert for the Alaska Marine Highway System and the sailing of the MV Matanuska later today for its transit to the city with an arrival time of 10:45 PM
The return trip to Alaska marked on the scheduled as an 11:15 PM departure.
The seven hour transit each way marks the first ferry sailing between Prince Rupert and Ketchikan since November 25th of 2019.
|The gates are Open and the final preparations underway at the
Alaska Marine Highway Terminal at Fairview bay with the
MV Matanuska set to arrive later this evening
|The MV Matanuska
(photo from AMHS files)