Caines Head State Recreation Area Maps

Seward, , Alaska

Caines Head State Recreation Area Description

Caines Head State Recreation Area is the scenic site of an abandoned World War II fort, can be reached by boat or foot from Seward. The massive headland rises 650 feet above Resurrection Bay, against a back drop of rolling alpine meadows and sharp peaks, giving way to a sweeping view of the North Pacific Ocean.The shale covered, forest framed beaches of Caines Head have long been stopping points for boaters and fisherman. But early in World War II, as the territory of Alaska was attacked and occ

Coordinates
: 59.999; -149.411
Area
: 6,571 acres (26.59 km²)
Official Link
: Caines Head State Recreation Area