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DISCOVER THE STORIES

Youth in Cooper Landing discovered their communities past through in-person interviews of long time residents and research of the area.

PARTNER:
COOPER LANDING
COMMUNITY CLUB

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This is Now and That was Then, Stories that Weave through the Eastern Kenai Peninsula documentaries narrated by Seward High School students, aired on public television. Partner: Alaska Public Media

Moose Pass Library Museum exhibit. Partner: Moose Pass Sportsman’s Club

City of Seward Waterfront Bike Path Interpretive Signs. Partner: City of Seward

Construction of Bison Hall Educational Building. Partner: Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center

Girdwood Summer Children’s Programs. Partner: Four Valley Community School

Hope Historic District Signs. Partner: Hope & Sunrise Chamber of Commerce

Community Murals. Partners: Seward Mural Society, artist Jason Leslie, Resurrect Art Coffee House, Gridwood Fine Arts Center, Girdwood Center for Visual Arts

Trail Lakes Hatchery Interpretive Video Installation. Partner: Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association

Publication of Gold Rush Wife by Dorothy Frost, edited by Dr. Rolfe Buzzell. Partner: Frost family

Snow River “Discover the Story” National Heritage Area Sign. Partner: Alaska Dept. of Transportation

Ghost Forest Boardwalk Signs. Partner: Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center

Girdwood Town Square Signs. Partner: Girdwood Parks and Recreation, Anchorage School District

Alaska Nellie Interpretative Sign at Kenai Lake. Partner: Chugach National Forest

Moose Pass Welcome Sign. Partner: Moose Pass Sportsmen’s Club

Jujiro Wada Monument and Plaque commemorating Japanese musher and prospector, installed along Seward waterfront. Partner: Seward Iditarod Trailblazers

Continued collaboration with Iditarod Trail in Every Classroom (ITrEC). Partner: Chugach Forest Service

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DISCOVER THE CORRIDORS

The newly constructed California Creek Bridge, which is located on the Girdwood portion of the Iditarod National Historic Trail, rises above the old bridge on the left.

PARTNER:
THE GIRDWOOD
TRAILS COMMITTEE

Volunteers help construct bridge over the summer.

SEE MORE RECREATION PROJECTS

Girdwood Trails Management Plan. Partner: Girdwood Trails Committee

Trail Maintenance Workshops. Partners: Alaska Trails (lead), Girdwood Trails Committee, Chugach Forest Service

Hope Community Pedestrian Path. Partner: Hope, Inc.

Chugach National Forest Trail Work. Partner: Student Conservation Association (lead), Chugach Forest Service

Iditarod National Historical Trail Bridge. Partner: Girdwood Trails Committee

Cooper Landing Snug Harbor Pathway Beautification Project. Partner: Cooper Landing Community Club

Girdwood Mountain Bike Park Trails & Interpretive Signs. Partner: Girdwood Mountain Bike Association

Online survey of bicycle trail users’ behaviors and priorities (informal).

Google map of bicycle trails within KMTA and links to information. Partners: Mountains Bikers Alaska, Cross Country Alaska Trails

Design of potential trail safety/etiquette sign for Resurrection Pass Trail. Partner: Chugach Forest Service

KMTA Corridor Trail Improvements

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REMEMBER THE STORIES

Numerous museums located in the KMTA have been recipients of a Museum Development grant.

PARTNER: HOPE & SUNRISE HISTORICAL SOCIETY, RESURRECTION BAY HISTORICAL SOCIETY, PRINCE WILLIAM SOUND MUSEUM / WHITTIER MUSEUM ASSOCIATION, THE ROUNDHOUSE ALYESKA MUSEUM

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Museum Development Grants. Partners: Hope & Sunrise Historical Society, Resurrection Bay Historical Society, Prince William Sound Museum / Whittier Museum Association, The Roundhouse Alyeska Museum

Dena’ina Village Archaeology Project. Partners: Applied Archaeology (lead), Kenaitze Indian Tribe, U.S. Fish & Wildlife Service, Cook Inlet Tribal Council, Alaska Horsemen Ranch

Begich Towers Building Rehabilitation. Partner: Begich Towers, Inc

Hope Historic Guard Station Restoration. Partners: Hope & Sunrise Historical Society (lead), Chugach Forest Service

Restoration of Seward Cable/Telegraph House. Partner: Tanguy Libbrecht

Quonset hut restoration, providing a theater and seating on Hope Museum grounds. Partner: Hope Historical Museum

Historic cabin restoration and interpretation. Partner: Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center

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