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Journey To Attu

By | November 27, 2012

Alaska’s westernmost point is actually in the Eastern Hemisphere.  Attu Island is the last in the Aleutian Chain, and closer to Russia than Alaska’s mainland.

The fog enshrouded island doesn’t get many visitors, but earlier this month, the U.S. Coast Guard Cutter Sherman and some of her crew called, each with their own unique tie to Attu.

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