• Sitka National Historical Park Visitor Center Mountains


    National Historical Park Alaska


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Park Map
(103 kb PDF file)


National Park Areas in Alaska

Come and find the right park for you on the Alaska Regional Website.

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Sitka Outdoor Recreation Guide
(190 kb PDF file)
A map of the trails and recreation facilities accessible from the Sitka road system.

Did You Know?

Historic photo of Castle Hill

The transfer of Alaska from Russia took place in Sitka. On October 18, 1867, the Russian flag was lowered on Castle Hill, home of Alaska's Russian governors, the American flag was raised, and a brief exchange of statements completed the transfer of Alaska to the United States.