Juneau Travel Resources
ALASKA TRAVELER INFORMATION
As of August 11, the State of Alaska requires all non-resident travelers to produce evidence of a negative COVID-19 test prior to their arrival. Please see the official state website for details.
WHAT IS OPEN IN JUNEAU?
The health, safety, and wellbeing of our community and those visiting is the first priority for Travel Juneau. As the information about COVID-19 is rapidly evolving, we continue to closely monitor and provide the most recent resources. See below for travel information, businesses that are open, and exploring Juneau virtually.
HOW TO EXPERIENCE JUNEAU FROM HOME
Facts about COVID-19
- COVID-19 is a respiratory illness first detected in the Hubei province city of Wuhan, China, in late December 2019. On January 30, the World Health Organization declared it a Global Health Emergency. On March 11th it was declared a pandemic.
- Symptoms can include fever, cough and difficulty breathing.
- The virus can be spread via person-to-person contact.
What You Can Do
- Stay six feet or more away from non-family members.
- Cover your mouth and nose with a face-covering/mask when around others.
- Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If you don't have soap and water, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that is at least 60% alcohol.
- Stay home if you are sick and get tested for COVID-19 if you have even mild symptoms. Call Juneau’s COVID-19 Screening Hotline at 586-6000, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
- As stated by the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services "Do your part to fight fear, stigma, and misinformation that can surface when people are anxious about a new disease."
- Avoid touching your face, eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash. If you don't have a tissue, cough and sneeze into the inside of your elbow.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.
- Sign up for public email or text notification updates at the Alaska Department of Health and Social Services HERE.