The Chugach National Forest is located south central part of the Alaska mainland.
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Tree skirts for the U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree

Details of artful tree skirts that will decorate the trunks of Christmas trees around the U.S. Capitol, designed and created by Alaskans.


Chugach National Forest: HOME OF THE 2015 U.S. CAPITOL CHRISTMAS TREE

Our Forest has been chosen to provide the tree that will grace the lawn of our nation's capitol this December. From ornament making parties to Christmas in July to the final lighting ceremony in early December, there is a long list of activities and events for everyone to be a part of. Use this link to keep current on everything.

New Fire Information page on Chugach National Forest website

To see current fire information and links to news releases and related forest orders all in one spot, visit the new Chuagch National Forest Fire Information page.

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Phase II of Resurrection Creek Restoration

The Final Environmental Impact Statement and Record of Decision are now available.

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.


The myalaskaforests blog

Check out current happenings on both the Chugach and Tongass National Forests on our blog, Sponsored by the National Forest Foundation.

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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