The Tok, Alaska Public Lands Information Center is a year-round facility welcoming nearly 10,000 visitors, residents, and students annually. Located in the Tok Combined Facility, the center hosts a trip planning area, fish, bear and bird exhibits, along with a display of native arts and crafts.
This center specifically caters to visitors driving in remote eastern Alaska and into the Yukon.
One of the subjects people are most interested in are the local driving conditions; specifically, the infamous frost heaves located to the east of Tok. The video to the right will shed some light on how those nasty frost heaves form and why they are so prolific in this region of the state.
Did You Know? The Alaska Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve has the largest congregation of bald eagles in North America. During fall and winter, up to 3,000 eagles can be observed along the Chilkat River, feeding on salmon.