Ca. 7,000 year old caribou mandible from the Tingmiukpuk archaeological site in Gates of the Arctic National Park. NPS photo by Jeff Rasic


2016 Alaska Native Day at Fort Ross

Date Posted: April 18, 2016       Categories: Uncategorized

Alaska Native Day Ft Ross

If you’re in California in May, be sure to check out Alaska Native Day!

Location: Fort Ross State Historic Park

Date: May 21, 2016


  • John Sperry Memorial Qayak Race
  • Baidar building
  • Alaska Native dancing
  • Kids’ Crafts:
    • Face “tattooing”
    • Language games
    • Petroglyph painting
    • Spear-throwing with atlatls
  • Demonstrations:
    • Beading
    • Chagudax (hunter’s hats) carving