12 Hours in Whitehorse, Yukon

Posted in Things To Do In The Yukon

whitehorse hotel

photo by thevancats-imagemaker By lucky chance, your business trip has brought you to Whitehorse, Yukon, and you’ve got a day to see the sights. Really, there’s enough to see and do that you could plan an entire vacation around it. But we’ll try not to go too crazy with our suggestions. So much about Whitehorse will…

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One for the Money, Two for the Show! Best Theater Productions in Alaska this Spring

Posted in About Alaska, Things To Do In Alaska

Courtesy of Anchorage Concert Association’s Instagram Get in touch with your dramatic side this spring with live theater productions in the Last Frontier. From nationally touring productions to small playhouses featuring local talent, there’s something for everyone to sit back and enjoy this season. Juneau-based Perseverance Theatre is Alaska’s largest professional theater company and serves…

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12 Hours in Denali Alaska

Posted in Things To Do In Alaska

denali national park mount mckinley

Photo by Christoph Strässler If you’re in Denali, Alaska, you probably already know by now that Denali is the highest mountain peak in the United States, with a summit elevation of over 20,000 feet. What you may not know is that there are tons of activities to keep you busy in Denali, even if you’re not…

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Ready, set, go! Yukon Quest 2015 Event Roundup

Posted in Westmark News

dog musher and dogs in snowy landscape

Thirty-two years have passed since four dog mushers sat around a table at the Bull’s Eye Saloon in Fairbanks and pondered the idea of a new type of sled dog race. This year, on Feb. 7, the much-anticipated Yukon Quest 1,000 Mile International Sled Dog Race will once again take off from Whitehorse, Yukon, and…

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