Gavan Hill Trail

Length (one way): 3 miles One Way Trip Time: 3 to 4 hours Trail Begins: Baranof Street, in north Sitka. Trail Ends: Gavan Hill Summit, elevation 2505 feet. Trail Rating: Moderate. Rebuilt in 1993. Steep uphill climb. Bears may be present. Recommended Season: Spring-Summer-Fall USGS Maps: Sitka A-4 Elevation Gain: 2,500 feet Access: The trail […]


Beaver Lake Trail

Length (one way): 0.8 mile One Way Trip Time: 40 minutes Trail Begins: Sawmill Creek Recreation Area. Trail Ends: Beaver Lake Recommended Season: All year USGS Maps: Sitka A-4 Elevation Gain: 250 feet Trail Rating: Moderate. Popular trail well suited to family outings. Tread in fair condition overall. Steep in beginning, then mostly level. Cleared […]