High on the slopes of Mt. Gordon Lyon in the Chugach front range, above Anchorage's Holiday Star, stand the remnants of Nike Site Summit, a former
Cold War missile base. Ivan Hodes, Deputy Director of Friends of Nike Site Summit, presents information about the human and natural history of
the site, along with information about how to access this highly-visible yet hidden treasure at Arctic Valley. See photos of how a visit to the
Site Summit combines spectacular alpine vistas and tundra ecology with the fascinating history of the Cold War and its deep legacy on the Alaskan
About All Ages
Walk-in programs open to all, generally appropriate for children (suggested for ages 10 and up) who have a special interest in the topic being presented.