From the pier in Dutch Harbor, Alaska, a group of four of us climbed up the northeast side of Mount Ballyhoo on Ulatka Head Road to the Aleutian World War II National Historic Area – a 134 acre tract of land on Amaknak Island that houses the military ruins of Fort Schwatka, the highest coastal battery ever constructed in the United States. 1,166 more words
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“The Museum of the Aleutians – in Dutch Harbor, Amaknak Island (which has a automotible/truck/bus bridge to the main island of Unalaska), Alaska, USA – is a state-of-the-art cultural center of the Aleutian Islands and the Unalaska community. 755 more words
The port of Dutch Harbor, on Amaknak Island in the Aleutian Chain – connected by a bridge to the much larger Unalaska Island — consistently ranks as the busiest fishing port in the United States of America. 1,155 more words
Locals of Dutch Harbor and commuting workers are hailing the newest development on the island sales center, saying it’s about time.
“You don’t know how long we’ve been here without a single restaurant,” said one local. 88 more words
A new teaser for an upcoming release of the Dixie Belle came from Dutch Harbor (link), and Waterbank literati are calling it the best fiction they’ve seen since Forgier’s testimony on embezzlement. 30 more words