Thank you for visiting the official website for the community of Loring Alaska on Naha Bay In southern Southeast Alaska
elcome to Loring Alaska on Naha Bay
Once the historical location of a summer fish camp for several indigenous tribes.
The present townsite of Loring was established in 1885 when a salmon saltery operation began near the mouth of the Naha River. Later the Alaska Salmon Packing & Fur company built one of Alaska's largest salmon canneries over the Loring tide flats.
When gold was discovered up north; steam ships loaded with gold prospectors stopped over in Ketchikan rather than in Loring. Loring faded into the regions history books and the rest is history.
Loring Alaska officially joined the world wide web in the year 2000.