Halibut Point State Recreation Site is a good location to view waterfowl, seabirds, shorebirds, and a variety of songbirds in the adjacent forested vegetation. There is a ½ mile long trail associated with this state recreation site. Common sightings include: Harlequin Duck, Surf Scoter, Buffelhead, Common and Barrow’s Goldeneye, grebes, Black Turnstone, Surfbird, Marbled Murrelet, gulls, cormorants, and a wide variety of songbirds.
From Sitka, travel 4.5 miles north on Halibut Point Road to the Halibut Point State Recreation Site located on the west side of the road.
eBird Hotspot: Sitka--Halibut Point SRS
Alaska Department of Natural Resource: Halibut Point State Recreation Site