Best campgrounds in April & May and September & October
Longtime Alaskans love campfires—winter and summer. And you will too!
Great activities to enjoy with guests, and things to do on their own from Anchorage
Plan a trip to these accessible and easy to visit waterfalls near Anchorage
Prime spots to build a castle, take a cool dip, or just take in the coastal views
Anchorage offers excellent birding opportunities, especially during spring and fall migration periods.
Make the most out of your time in Anchorage with our list of the top ten activities and day trips
This city of about 350,000 may be home to more than half of Alaska’s population, but it still feels more like a small town
Alaska’s 10 best hikes that take you into the wilderness without being too remote
The bore tide is a huge wave or series of waves that build up a wall of water up to 10-feet high.
2 nights to take advantage of excursions and shopping
Car: 1 hour
Train: 1.5 hours
Car: 1.5 hours
Train: 2.5 hours
Car: 5 - 6 hours
Plane: 45 mins
Car: 2 - 2.5 hours
Train: 3 hours
Car: 7 - 8 hours
Train: 12 hours
Plane: 1 hour
Car: 2.5 - 3 hours
Train: 4 hours
Car: 5 hours
Train: 8 hours
If you had to choose...
One has better whale watching, the other better glacier viewing
Good reasons to stay in this part of town that many overlook
Learn the pros and cons of nearby fly-in and charter options
Kids 15 and under qualify for special fisheries
How a town went from nothing to Alaska's largest city in a few decades
Have an opportunity to come here with a convention? Do it!
Don't want the expense of a charter? Fish these top spots on your own