Top 10 hikes in Alaska and the Yukon

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There is no better way to experience the great north than to step out into nature and take in the beautiful surroundings. There isn’t much in this world that beats the rush that accompanies hiking a mountain or discovering the view of towering, glaciated peaks and crystal blue lakes. Alaska and the Yukon’s dense woodland…

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The 15 best restaurants in Alaska and the Yukon

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Alaska and the Yukon are full of restaurants that can’t be missed! With so many options, you might even get overwhelmed when trying to select the best place to have a tasty meal after a long day of adventuring. The combination of inviting diners, award-winning breweries, and the best seafood anywhere makes just about every…

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Whale watching in Alaska: types & where to find them

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With more coastline than any other U.S. state, Alaska is full of opportunities to see marine creatures in their native habitats. Once you’ve witnessed the gigantic fluke of a whale cresting the surf, you’ll be fascinated by the many species it is possible to view off of the stunningly rugged coast. Where to start? Let…

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12 Facts About the Aurora Borealis

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Want to really wow your friends and family on your next visit to Alaska? We’ve made it easy with a roundup of little-known facts about the aurora borealis, or northern lights, that will make you look like a naturalist of the northern latitudes. Put your reading glasses on and get ready to learn some aurora…

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The 10 best bars in Anchorage

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Whether you’re visiting in the summer or the winter, nothing tops off the day like a good brew or cocktail. Hitting the town after a day of adventuring provides an entertaining glimpse into Anchorage, Alaska’s nightlife, culture and diverse selection of bar-hopping possibilities. Anchorage has a wide variety of breweries, dive bars and places serving…

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The best museums in Anchorage and Fairbanks for history buffs

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One thing about Alaska is that it’s rich in history! All throughout the state, history is shared through permanent, rotating and even frozen exhibits. Museums are a great way to learn about the culture of Alaska that otherwise might go undiscovered when traveling. Museums in Anchorage Anchorage Museum Easily walkable from the lobby of the…

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11 things to do in Downtown Anchorage

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From tours and museum visits to fun daytime activities, shopping, and a lively food and bar scene, downtown Anchorage, Alaska, has it all! Downtown Anchorage features a walkable grid with lettered and numbered streets that make navigating a breeze. Set yourself up for success and easy access to the best the city has to offer…

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A Roundup of Alaska Rodeos

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Saddle up and put on your cowboy boots because rodeos are coming to the 49th state! Alaska is best known for its scenery and wildlife, and although moose, bears and caribou are some of the most popular animals to spot, in this arena, bulls are the star of the show. Rodeos in Alaska The history…

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