• Sitka National Historical Park Visitor Center Mountains


    National Historical Park Alaska

Laws & Policies

February 22, 2010 New Firearms Law for Alaska's National Park. As of February 22, 2010, new federal law allows people who can legally possess firearms under federal, state and local laws to possess firearms in National Park units.

Read the Sitka NHP Compendium
The compendium comprises a listing of NPS regulations where the Superintendent has exercised discretionary authority to make designations or impose public use restrictions or conditions in the park.

Did You Know?

Map of Alaska and the continental United States

With 570,374 square miles, Alaska is twice the size of Texas and 1/5 the size of the rest of the United States. It stretches 2,400 miles east-to-west and 1,420 miles north-to-south.