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Alaska Tips

Temperatures

downhill skiing at Eaglecrest Ski Area

The temperatures in Southeast Alaska tend to be more mild than the rest of the state. Summer temperatures can get into the 70s (F) but usually hover in the 60s....

Golf

Alaska has epic golfing
Bering Sea Lions Club of Nome sponsors the yearly Bering Sea Ice Classic, a nine-hole course played on the ice of the Bering Sea. Players are warned there is a...

Sportfishing

Chena River State Recreation Area

Interior rivers and lakes serve up salmon, trout, Dolly Varden, northern pike and grayling.

Refer to the Alaska Department of Fish and Game for fishing runs and license information at...

Mosquitoes

Bring insect repellant on hikes and camping trips!

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...