Stikine River in the Inside Passage

Alaska: Also Known As...

Alaska, also known as the Great Land, offers things to do for everyone, from day cruises and glacier hiking to experiencing Alaska Native culture and wildlife viewing. It's up to you where your Alaska adventure takes you...


AKA: Also Known As...

...Where the glaciers meet the sea in Prince William Sound.
...Home to small towns with big character, like Sitka, Ketchikan, Utqiagvik and more, where Alaska Native culture comes to life.
...The only place you can get a front-row seat to bears at Brooks Falls in Katmai National Park
...Site of Denali, or "the great one"—what other mountains want to be when they grow up.

And that's just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to Alaska's greatness. 

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How Big is Alaska?

At 663,300 square miles, Alaska is 1/5 the size of the Lower 48 states. Alaska is the largest state in the United States and larger than the next three largest states combined!

How to Travel in Alaska

Alaska: AKA Your Next Adventure

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