Alaska Tips

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.

Non-resident...

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...

Recreational Marijuana

Auke Bay winter sunset

In Alaska, it's legal for adults 21 and older to possess and use recreational marijuana (from approved marijuana stores)... but there are limits. Find information on Alaska's new recreational marijuana laws

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Winter Activities

Alaska is home to incredible cross-country skiing

– Heliski in the mountains surrounding Valdez
– Downhill ski and snowboard at Alyeska Ski Resort, Alpenglow or Hilltop Ski Area near Anchorage
– Play snowshoe softball or go...