Sitka National Historical Park

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Oh, Ranger! Guide to Alaska's National Parks

September 2, 2011, 8:26 am
Our little, green Oh, Ranger! guide to Alaska's National Parks features many great destinations in Alaska including Denali, Kenai Fjords, Glacier Bay and more! Alaska’s parks are as varied as they are vast, and each is worthy of exploration. This American Park Network guide to Alaska’s National Parks will help ...

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Tools for Planning Your Alaska Adventure

March 15, 2011, 1:30 pm
A trip to Alaska in summertime is a true escape. Alaska’s parks are as varied as they are vast, and each is worthy of exploration. The national parks in Alaska represent both the great sweep of American history and her natural abundance: artifacts of the earliest North Americans; the ...

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Sitka Gears up for 100th Anniversary

March 19, 2010, 6:44 am
itka National Historic Park turns 100 years old on Tuesday (3-23). The 116-acre park is the smallest National Park in Alaska, and is the site of an 1804 battle between Russians and Kiksadi Tlingits. The park is throwing itself a birthday party that begins Saturday with a cruise through ...

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Sitka National Historic Park 100 Years

February 5, 2010, 9:46 am
Designated Sitka National Monument on March 23, 1910, Sitka is the oldest park in Alaska, and among the oldest in the United States. In 2010, as the park celebrates its 100 year anniversary, an entire year of celebrations are on tap. March 20 - 23, 2010, marks the beginning of ...

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Top 10: Parks with American Indian Significance

November 12, 2009, 12:54 pm
In recognition of Native American Heritage Month, OhRanger.com has compiled a list of the Top 10 National Parks with American Indian and Alaska Native significance. Many of our parks are rich in history so in order to better appreciate the public lands that we visit, we must understand their ...

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