Wilderness and Wildlife Events

There are many wonderful events and festivals planned throughout our state and forests. We hope you use our page as a one-stop shopping list of Alaska Region wilderness events, video screenings, and social media coverage throughout 2015. If you have an event to add to our list please send to our webmaster.


August 2016

Cordova Post Office and Court House - August 17, 2016
An open house and plaque unveiling - The plaque unveiling will be at 1230 and refreshments in the courtroom afterword’s.  There will also be a series of slides on a loop showing in the courtroom of the building during renovations and other times in the past.  There will be guest speakers to talk about the building and its history.

McKinley Trail Cabin - August 20, 2016
Plaque unveiling, guest speakers and Dutch Oven cooking.  The plaque unveiling will be at 1000 with refreshments after.

McKinley Lake Mine - August 20, 2016
Interpretive hike to Lucky Strike Mine and historic reenactment.  Leave the McKinley Lake TH by 12 noon after the McKinley Trail Cabin event.  Arrive at the mine by  2pm.  Enjoy hot beverages and historic reenactment.