Monthly Archives: June 2015

Metal detectors prohibited in all national parks, including Sitka National Historical Park

Recently, two park visitors reported to rangers that they observed another park visitor using a metal detector within the bounds of Sitka National Historical Park. This activity is prohibited in all national parks by several laws and is most directly … Continue reading

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Kids Fishing Day set for Saturday, June 6, at Swan Lake in Sitka

Kids, get your lucky fishing hats and join the party. The annual Kids Fishing Day is set for Saturday, June 6, at Swan Lake here in Sitka. The lake recently was stocked with wild rainbow trout, and with fish measuring … Continue reading

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Sitka National Historical Park to host National Trails Day events on Saturday, June 6

Fun for the whole family will be the focus when the Sitka National Historical Park hosts its annual National Trails Day events on Saturday, June 6. Fun family activities range from scavenger hunts to a toddler hike, allowing families to … Continue reading

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SAIL turns Only Fools Run At Midnight fun run over to CoastAlaska and KCAW in Sitka

Southeast Alaska Independent Living Inc. (SAIL), the organization behind the much-loved costumed fun run fundraiser, Only Fools Run at Midnight, is passing the reins to CoastAlaska Inc. public media. SAIL has organized the race to run simultaneously in Juneau, Ketchikan … Continue reading

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