Fort Nelson Hotel: Historic Mile 300, Km 454.3
Photo: Bill Lythgoe, ca. 1950s
* Lou Jacobin's 1958 "Guide to Alaska and the Yukon" listing: Modern two-story building; 44 rooms, many of them with private bath; established in 1946. Newly remodeled. This well-known hostelry, one of the better places along the Alaska Highway; dining room and beer parlor; telephone and telegraph; everything for the traveler; on scheduled bus stop; reservations advisable during tourist season. Charles H. Chausse, general manager.