Alaska Tips

Winter Activities

travellers on a horse drawn sled
– Tee off at the Pillar Mountain Golf Classic, an irreverent par-70, one-hole golf tournament up the side of 1400-foot Pillar Mountain in Kodiak
– Visit the Samuel K. Fox...

Fishing Licenses

King Salmon fishing on the Klutina River

Non-resident fishing licenses can be purchased just about anywhere from the corner grocery store to sometimes right on-board your charter vessel. You can even purchase your fishing license online.


Getting to Alaska by Air

plane taxiing into the village of Gambell

Flying is Fastest

Flying to Alaska is as easy and affordable as flying to many familiar vacation spots. More than a dozen airlines have service to Alaska. Direct flights are...

Outdoor Gear

Hiking in Denali National Park

The specialized gear you will need to bring will be minimal.

As a general rule, you need to dress in layers when you come to Alaska.

And don't forget your...