The Chugach National Forest is located south central part of the Alaska mainland.
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Recent News


Chugach Children’s Forest Launches Summer Youth Expedition Series

Alaskan youth from rural and urban communities tackle volunteer projects in Prince William Sound

Voices of the Wilderness - Artist-in-Residency Program

painting on View Beach in Harriman Cove

The Voices of the Wilderness artist residency is a unique opportunity. It is modeled after traditional residencies in the national park... with a twist.

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Celebrating 50 Years of American Wilderness

U.S. Forest Service and Alaska partners begin year-long celebration of 50th anniversary of Wilderness Act

Forest Plan Revision: Fall 2013 Public Forum Series

The Chugach Forest recently completed a 2nd round of public meetings as part of phase 1 of Forest Plan Revision. The web page now has a record of public comments from these meetings.


Great Day-Trips on the Chugach

Some great ways to see the Forest one day at a time. These day-trips could be a starting off point for the next grand adventure, and can stand on their own as vacation defining destinations.

Chugach Children's Forest

Get Out. Go Wild. Change the Future.

Visit the new Chugach Children’s Forest website and see how it leads to exciting opportunities for Alaska’s youth and communities.

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