Gitwangak Battle Hill National Historic Site
How to Pronounce Gitwangak in Gitsenimx̲
At Gitwangak Battle Hill National Historic Site (formerly Kitwanga Fort), scan wide-open views of the scenic Kitwanga River valley and a high grassy knoll, once the site of a fortified village where the Gitwangak people defended their domain in the mid-1700s to 1800s. Hear the whisper of First Nations legends in the air around you as you stand beneath a line of majestic age-old totem poles at nearby Gitwangak Village.
Self-guiding trail, and totem poles at Gitwangak National Historic Site
Climb the mound at Gitwangak Battle Hill and survey the site of a legendary Gitxsan village fort. See the oldest collection of totem poles in British...
Natural Wonders & Cultural Treasures at Gitwangak Battle Hill National Historic Site of Canada
Site Management at Gitwangak Battle Hill National Historic Site of Canada
Parks Canada, with input and support from the Simgiget'm Gitwangak Society, has developed a plan that provides direction for the management of Gitwangak Battle Hill National Historic Site for the next 10 years.
Toll Free: 1-877-559-8818
Hours of operation
Open year round for self-guided walks.
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