Monthly Archives: December 2010

Next meeting for Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition is Thursday, Jan. 6

The next meeting of the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition (Get Out, Sitka!) takes place from 7-8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at Harrigan Centennial Hall. During the meeting, we will discuss the results of the Sitka outdoor programming survey … Continue reading

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Sitka High School offers outdoor recreation class as honors-level course for juniors/seniors

While the Sitka Outdoor Recreation Coalition’s main goal is trying to get younger children out to enjoy the outdoors, it’s obvious the big kids like getting outdoors, too. One of the most popular classes at Sitka High School is Outdoor … Continue reading

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Mt. Edgecumbe High School starts bike check-out program for students

This article originally appeared on the Alaska Bicycle and Pedestrian Alliance site. Students at Mt. Edgecumbe High School sometimes can feel trapped at the school. A new bike check-out program is giving those students a chance to have a little … Continue reading

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Japonski Island walking routes help families get out for safer walks

Most of Sitka is on Baranof Island, but some families prefer to come to Japonski Island to take family walks with their kids. Japonski Island houses the Rocky Gutierrez Airport, the U.S. Coast Guard-Air Station Sitka, the SouthEast Alaska Regional … Continue reading

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