• Photo of touchable historic three-dimensional map at the Alaska public lands information Center

    Alaska Public Lands


Find out about Alaska’s parks, forest and refuges at your Alaska Centers here

Alaska’s parks, forest and refuges are rich and varied. The Anchorage Interagency Visitor Center helps visitors and residents to have meaningful, safe, enjoyable experiences on public lands; and encourages them to sustain the natural and cultural resources of Alaska. This center and three others statewide help provide trip-planning, interpretation, and education for kids and all ages.

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Did You Know?

Did You Know?

The U.S. Army built the two tunnels leading to Whittier, Alaska, in 1943. One is 1.5 miles long and the other is 2.5 miles in length. The engineers drilled from both ends and met almost perfectly in the middle of the longest tunnel.