Connect People To The Outdoors. First Aid Training Put to Use.  A Forest Fairytale, by Teresa Haugh.  Kristin Musch and Nancy O'Brien present the Cordova Ranger District's Ice Worm Parade float. Photo of dead aspen. Chugach National Forest teaches Girl Scouts about Avalanche Science at UAA.


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Yaxté totem pole restoration celebration

Yaxté totem shown as it is being raised into place.

The Yaxté totem pole restoration and raising will be celebrated at Juneau’s Auke Village Recreation Area on Friday, June 16. The event will be from 10:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., and is free and open to the public.

Read more about the event here

Learn more about the totem here.

Alaska Region Trail Information

Grandfather walking as his grandson scurries ahead on the trail.

Everyday can be a great day to take a hike, so get out and enjoy your National Forest with your best friends.

Chugach Trail information

Tongass Trail information


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49 Sites in the 49th State

49 Sites in the 49th State.

You can still checkout these very special places in Alaska that we highlighted in celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the National Historic Preservation Act.

Interactive Visitor Map

IVM for R10

Checkout our interactive visitor map to find places and activities to plan your next forest adventure.


Celebrating Wildflowers

Celebrating Wildflowers.

It's that time of year when the wildflowers are blooming so plan a visit to your National Forest today. 

America's Public Lands Explained

National Forests.

What’s the difference between a national park, national forest and national monument?

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