You can get to Alaska by air, road, or sea, and once you are here you can travel within Alaska by plane, boat, train, car, or motorcoach/bus.
"Land of the Midnight Sun" isn't just a clever term. On summer solstice in June, the sun is up before 4 a.m. and sets after 10 p.m. - that's 18...
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Weather and Clothing
Interior Alaska ranges from the 70s (F) in June and July down to sub-zero lows December through February. Dress for warm sunny days in summer. Winds are light, but be...
You will need to make as many pre-arrangements as possible for a trip to Alaska. Hotel and rental cars can be hard to find if you wait too long. So...
Lake Hood, located in Anchorage, is the world's busiest floatplane base. It averages 800 takeoffs and landings on a peak summer day.
The state's record snowfall...
Backcountry and Hiking
Alaska is full of outdoor adventures, from the mild to the wild. Picnic near an Ice Age glacier or raft a raging river. Experience gold rush excitement aboard a...
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