Travel Alaska - My Alaska News - June 2016

My Alaska News June: Soak Up the Best of Sunny August

Soak Up the Best of Sunny August

August in Alaska is hotly anticipated for its warm weather, freshly harvested produce and world-renowned salmon and halibut runs.

With nearly round-the-clock daylight, Alaskans know how to make the most of the late dog days of summer, and visitors are invited to enjoy the revelry.  READ MORE


Anglers on the Kenai River enjoy fishing in peak summer months.
SAMPLE TRIP:
FISHING DERBIES ON THE KENAI PENINSULA

Alaska fishing derbies are a favorite tradition for visitors and locals alike. Typically hosted in the summer, derbies attract crowds of anglers eager to win big prizes for tagged or large fish. Get in on the action with this 7-day sample trip that takes you through the scenic, fishery-rich Kenai Peninsula to participate in some of Alaska's most popular summer derbies.  READ MORE

Alaska Photo of the Month

"Denali and the Alaska Range from Eielson Visitor Center" – submitted by Jack Cunningham
"Denali and the Alaska Range from Eielson Visitor Center" — Submitted By: Jack Cunningham

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