Welcome to the Alaska Region

Redden the dog excitedly leaping over pools in the muskeg. Photo by Eric Castro. Winter fat biking on Sheridan Lake. Photo by Will Schreck. An anchored commercial fishing troller enjoys some serenity in Roosevelt Harbor on Zarembo Island. Tongass National Forest. Photo by Eric Castro. April visit to Power Creek Cabin. Photo by Melissa Gabrielson.


Recent News


The Forest Service and COVID-19 Updates

The Forest Service is taking the risks presented by COVID-19 and is following USDA and CDC public health guidance as we continue to offer services to the public. Visitors to our National Forests and Grasslands are urged to take the precautions recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).  Visit https://www.fs.usda.gov/about-agency/covid19-updates for more information.

Alaska Roadless Rule

Hiker on Deer Mountain stops to view the horizon.

Subsistence Hearing Transcripts Available on Alaska Roadless Rulemaking project website under Assessment Tab and in Subsistence folder:  Subsistence Hearing Transcripts

Current Alaska Roadless Bulletin, Jan-March 2020

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Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area

Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center

We are working on a sustainable recreation Master Plan...

Celebrating Wildflowers

Lupin growing near the trail.

Wildflowers are blooming so plan a visit to your National Forest today. 


Alaska Mental Health Trust Act

Sr Review Appraiser Greg Graybadger and Regional Review Appraiser William Crawford in Petersburg.

Equal value land exchange between the Alaska Mental Health Trust Authority and the Forest Service.

Interactive Visitor Map

IVM for R10

Checkout our interactive visitor map to plan your next forest adventure.

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