Alaska Tips


Local artist displaying caribou skin masks in Anaktuvuk Pass

The Far North region of Alaska encompasses the communities of Nome, Kotzebue and Barrow. North of the Arctic Circle, these towns offer cultural attractions that are closely tied to the...

Making Reservations

Lodging in Nome

You will need to make as many pre-arrangements as possible for a trip to Alaska.

Hotel and rental cars can be expensive and hard to find if you wait too...

Wildlife Viewing Safety

caribou in Denali National Park

Alaska is a wild land from our largest cities to our most remote islands. For safety, take a companion, let someone know your plans, and be prepared for emergencies with...

Winter Activities

downhill skiing

– Attend the Wearable Arts Show in Ketchikan, featuring wild and wearable creations by local and visiting artists
– Count eagles by the dozens at the Alaska Bald Eagle...