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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.

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    Firearms

    You may carry firearms for protection or hunting in Alaska with proper permits. Airline passengers must declare their firearms and check them as baggage. Adults (18+)...

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  • Bring insect repellant of hikes and camping trips!

    Mosquitoes

    Much like wilderness areas in other parts of the U.S., Alaska has its share of pesky insects. Mosquitoes are perhaps the most widespread and persistent of insects in Alaska, occurring...

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  • A polar bear wanders the frozen Arctic landscape

    Winter Activities

    Mush dogs along the Iditarod Trail outside of Nome Watch fireworks explode over the Chuckchi Sea on New Year's Eve in Barrow See traditional Native Alaska...

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  • A couple relaxing by the fire

    Outdoor Gear

    The specialized gear you will need to bring will be minimal. Remember that as a rule you should dress in layers and don't forget your sunglasses! Even in the wintertime,...

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