Logo bar of the Alaska Public Lands Information Centers which are located in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Tok and Ketchikan
Many colorful houses are arranged along the Ketchikan waterfront - like a rustic Alaskan version of Venetian canals.
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Contact Us at the Southeast Alaska Discovery Center

Southeast Alaska Discovery Center
50 Main Street
Ketchikan, AK 99901

Get directions to the center.

Phone: (907) 228-6220

Fax: (907) 228-6234

Email: Click here to e-mail our staff.

The Southeast Alaska Discovery Center is open year-round; however, our hours are limited in the wintertime. Please feel free to call or write if you have any questions about planning your visit to the Tongass National Forest.

Distant view of Mt. McKinley on a perfectly clear day. The mountain is fully covered in snow. Did You Know?
When measured from the 2,000 foot lowlands near Wonder Lake to its snowy summit at 20,320 feet, Mount McKinley has a vertical relief of over 18,000 feet, which is greater than that of Mount Everest!