Why This One Little Town Is America’s Best Kept Secret

When most people think of Alaska, they might picture a cold, rugged, and remote land teeming with moose and mountains. They probably don’t imagine a lush rainforest dotted with steaming hot springs and towering native sculptures. Sitka is an Alaskan small town that is full of unexpected natural treasures and boasts a fascinating history of cultural exchange.

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Have you been Sitka? Would you ever want to visit a place as remote as this little town? Do you know of any other small town in America that deserves a bit of attention?