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New trail traffic counters installed at Sitka National Historical Park

Have you noticed little brown boxes on some of Sitka National Historical Park’s trailside signs? The park recently installed four traffic counters along the park’s scenic trails. The trail counters are not cameras, they simply provide park managers with an … Continue reading

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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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