Timeless Totems: A Carved History of the Alaskan Coast

Offered by: Sitka National Park and Monument
Program Description:
On an island amid towering spruce and hemlock, Sitka National Historical Park preserves the site of a watershed battle between invading Russian traders and indigenous Kiks.adi Tlingit; park visitors are awed by the Tlingit and Haida totem poles standing along the park's scenic coastal trail; and the restored Russian Bishop's House speak of Russia's little known colonial legacy in North America.