Alaska Tips

Scenic Byways

Seward Highway near Lost Lake north of Seward

Driving in the Last Frontier is unlike driving anyplace else in the country. Spectacular views, majestic lakes and rivers, towering mountains, glaciers, wildflowers and wildlife are all an exciting part...

Getting Around Alaska by Ferry

Alaska Marine Highway

Alaska Marine Highway System: Easygoing, Oceangoing

Sail point-to-point on the Alaska Marine Highway System (AMHS) and trace hundreds of miles of breathtaking coastline. The entire AMHS network is a National...

Bear Viewing

black bear on a log

The following information is summarized from the bear viewing resources located on the Alaska Public Lands Information Center website at

Polar bears, found in the Arctic regions...

Prince William Sound

a glacier cruise in Prince William Sound

Prince William Sound, the northern extent of the Gulf of Alaska, rivals the Inside Passage for the steepest fjords and the most spectacular coastlines and glaciers. The Sound is a...