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The Forest Service maintains recreational cabins throughout the Tongass National Forest which can be reserved and rented for your exclusive use.
A well developed trail system begins with a 10 minute walk from downtown Sitka that will put you on the fringe of true wilderness.
For more information on Sitka trails, contact the Forest Sitka Ranger District or visit Sitka Trail Works online.
2108 Halibut Point Road
This difficult trail has two trail heads and can be done as one long hike or two out and back hikes.
The unsigned trailhead is at the end of Indian River Road It is an easy, out and back, 4.5 mile hike that ends at a lovely, small waterfall.
This easy trail is perfect for a short stroll or longer walk with muliple trailheads along Sitka’s roadway.
This difficult trail has a 2,500 ft elevation gain is is just 2.5 miles. The view of Sitka is spectacular with the trail ending in sub-alpine meadows.
Herring Cove Trail is a moderate out and back trail that takes you up into the muskeg and around Beaver lake.
The city of Sitka maintains two public tubs at Goddard Hot Springs, about 17 water miles south of town. Many charter operators will take you there.