Alaska Tips

Choose Your Season

An RV driving through Denali National Park in the Fall
Peak Season: Mid-May to Mid-September
This is when most of Alaska's visitors travel. The days are longest, and the temperatures are the warmest. Some activities or accommodations may only...

Summer Activities

the Alaska Railroad travels through Denali National Park

– Hike in Chugach State Park, a parcel of land that runs along Anchorage's eastern border
– Fish for all five species of salmon on the Kenai Peninsula
–...

Fishing Licenses

whale bones on Arctic coast

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...

Wild Berries Caution

picking blueberries near Denali National Park
Until you can identify them yourself or you are with a botanical expert, you probably shouldn't eat any of them. Alaska's trail systems are full of many different kinds of...