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Naha River National Recreation Trail

Naha River National Recreation Trail

Fishing and Hiking on Revillagigedo Island Originating at Orton Lake in the interior of Revillagigedo Island, the Naha River flows through a chain of small lakes — finally reaching its full size at the outlet of Heckman Lake. This popular river system can be reached from downtown Ketchikan by float plane (15 minutes), car and […]

Hiking – Ketchikan Trails

Hiking – Ketchikan Trails

701 Shelokum Lake Trail 2.2 miles from Bailey Bay to Lake Shelokum Shelter. Access to Bailey Bay Hot Springs-one of the most scenic areas you will ever experience! The trail is challenging. A landslide has buried the trail in one place. Expect to scramble over rocks on a steep sidehill in this area. Mooring buoy […]

Hiking Trails Near Kake

Hiking Trails Near Kake

Cathedral Falls Trail . . . Quarter mile hike to good fishing creek Goose Lake Trail . . . Three quarters of a mile to lake with good fishing, hunting and cross country skiing.

Hiking – Mitkoff Island Trails

Hiking – Mitkoff Island Trails

A. Blind River Rapids Trail . . . . Short (0.25 mile) boardwalk trail to one of the most popular fishing spots in southeast Alaska B. Cascade Creek Trail . . . 4 miles along a scenic creek

Cascade Creek Trail

Cascade Creek Trail

This popular trail follows Cascade Creek upstream through cathedral-like timber from the Cascade Creek Cabin to Falls Lake first, then on to the west end of Swan Lake.Length (one way): 4 miles Rating: First 0.5 mile is Easiest; remainder is More Difficult and Most Difficult USGS Map: Sumdum A-3 and Petersburg D-3

Three Lakes Trail

Three Lakes Trail

Try this boardwalk trail for a beautiful hike through the Three Lakes Recreation Area.Combined Length (one way): 4.5 miles Rating: Easiest USGS Map: Petersburg D-3

Petersburg Mountain Trail

Petersburg Mountain Trail

This challenging trail leads to spectacular views from Narrows Peak at the summit of Petersburg Mountain.Length (one way): 3.5 miles Rating: Most Difficult USGS Map: Petersburg D-3

Kah Sheets Lake Trail

Kah Sheets Lake Trail

This boardwalk trail provides access to Kah Sheets Lake and the Kah Sheets Lake Cabin from Kah Sheets Bay.Length (one way): 2.5 miles Rating: Easiest USGS Map: Petersburg C-4

Hiking – Sitka Trails

Hiking – Sitka Trails

Beaver Lake Trail. . . Good vistas while walking through wetlands, muskegs and stunted forests. Fishing. Gavan Hill Trail. . . . . Good access to alpine country for exploring and camping.

Indian River Trail

Indian River Trail

Length (one way): 5.5 miles One Way Trip Time: 4 hours Trail Begins: Pumphouse and dam at end of Indian River Road. Trail Ends: Base of Indian River Falls. Trail Rating: Easy. Climbs gradually. Easy to find, clear, in good condition. Some muddy spots. Bears may be present. Recommended Season: All year USGS Maps: Sitka […]

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