Alaska Travel Guide

  • The White Pass Yukon narrow gauge train.
    The White Pass Yukon narrow gauge train.
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  • The Skagway fish Company.
    The Skagway fish Company.
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Anchorage

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880,1680,115

Juneau

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369,902,26

Fairbanks

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325,552,46

Denali National Park and Preserve

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350,730,17

Ketchikan

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231,576,16

Skagway

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172,503,2

Barrow

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93,142,3

Sitka

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176,278,4

Seward

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222,570,17

Kodiak

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260,460,3

Nome

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65,100,2

Dutch Harbor

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80,118,2

Homer

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164,426,23

Haines

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96,208,4

Chena Hot Springs

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53,81,0

Girdwood

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89,167,4

Talkeetna

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97,227,5

Valdez

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99,269,21

Kenai

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103,240,12

Cordova

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36,53,1

Bethel

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38,138,3

Hyder

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30,95,2

Kodiak Island

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97,131,2

North Pole

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12,54,2

Point Hope

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11,15,0

Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve

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148,274,0

Whittier

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21,79,2

Soldotna

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56,70,9

Katmai National Park and Preserve

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18,37,0

Yakutat

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12,17,0

Palmer

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29,79,11

Akutan

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12,20,0

Seldovia

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35,149,1

Chugach State Park

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16,48,0

Tok

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14,34,4

Healy

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23,38,8

Kenai Fjords National Park

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22,58,1

Little Diomede Island

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10,43,0

Anaktuvuk Pass

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15,15,0

Chicken

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21,43,0

Ninilchik

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16,32,1

Petersburg

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23,60,5

Wrangell-Saint Elias National Park and Preserve

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26,51,0

Buskin River State Recreation Site

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69,86,0

Dillingham

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17,44,0

Nenana

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29,61,0

Coldfoot

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17,29,1

Kachemak Bay State Park

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29,34,0

Unalaska

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21,45,0

Uganik Island

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23,24,0

Cold Bay

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13,20,0

Denali State Park

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30,53,0

Eagle River

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21,41,3

Prince of Wales Island

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6,12,0

Long Island

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40,41,0

McCarthy

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13,46,2

Pasagshak State Recreation Site

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44,63,0

Sand Point

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9,12,0

Fort Abercrombie State Historical Park

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45,68,0

Adak

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2,3,0

Chitina

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16,53,0

Delta Junction

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15,25,0

False Pass

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10,13,0

Kotzebue

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12,19,1

Puffin Island

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38,75,0

Anchorage

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  • Portage Glacier, Anchorage

    Portage Glacier

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Anchorage Things to Do

    The Portage Pass Trail is a short, relatively easy, and well-maintained USFS trail that gives amazing views. Of all the trails you will hike in Alaska, this one provides the best "bang for your buck" - the best views with the least amount of work. When you get to the pass after a moderately steep one mile hike, you are treated to a beautiful of...

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  • Hotel Captain Cook

    Hotel Captain Cook

    Anchorage Hotels

    I have stayed at the Hotel Captain Cook on three separate occasions on my recent trip to Alaska. We...

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  • Glacier Brewhouse, Anchorage

    Glacier Brewhouse

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Anchorage Restaurants

    I was lucky to be staying at the Hotel Captain Cook for the evening and our bellman strongly suggested making reservations if we wanted to go to the Brewhouse; he called down to the concierge and arranged the reservations for us. When we arrived, the place was PACKED; I could barely move around the hostess desk - we were given a pager and found a...

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Juneau

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  • Mendenhall Glacier, Juneau

    Mendenhall Glacier

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Juneau Things to Do

    Most people focus on the Mendenhall Glacier when here, which is good, but there is also a relatively short and easy trail that covers ground once covered by the Glacier. Called the Trail of Time, it leaves from the Visitor Center and passes markers indicating where the glacier once stood, for example, one was from 1903. For the photobug, this is a...

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  • Westmark Baranof Hotel

    Westmark Baranof Hotel

    Juneau Hotels

    We stayed twice in the past month for a couple of days each trip and found the front desk staff...

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  • Trail of Time Forest Walk for Pictures, Juneau

    Trail of Time Forest Walk for Pictures

    Juneau Things to Do

    Most people focus on the Mendenhall Glacier when here, which is good, but there is also a relatively short and easy trail that covers ground once covered by the Glacier. Called the Trail of Time, it leaves from the Visitor Center and passes markers indicating where the glacier once stood, for example, one was from 1903. For the photobug, this is a...

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Fairbanks

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  • Log cabin and shops, Fairbanks

    Log cabin and shops

    Fairbanks Things to Do

    The park is huge it can take a half or whole day to stroll around. We arrived at noon in Fairbanks, so we only have a few hours to see the park. Admission is free in the park, but some of museums there's a small entrance feeFirst thing I've saw is those small log cabins, they really looked lovely. So, I checked some of them. I was surprised that...

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  • Sophie Station

    Sophie Station

    Fairbanks Hotels

    We stayed at Sophie Station as part of our package tour and one night before the tour. It was clean...

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  • Pioneer Museum, Fairbanks

    Pioneer Museum

    Fairbanks Things to Do

    It is an interesting museum, this was free admission on our visit during memorial weekend, these pioneering relics you'll see it inside. It such a fascinating place to discover, love seeing the antiques. The Pioneer Museum is a repository for anything and everything salvaged from Fairbanks in the past. It'll keep your time inside if you are so...

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Denali National Park and Preserve

Ketchikan

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  • Alaska Rainforest Sanctuary, Ketchikan

    Alaska Rainforest Sanctuary

    Ketchikan Things to Do

    My husband and I visited Ketchikan during our recent cruise, and decided we wanted to see some wildlife. We booked the Rainforest Wildlife Sanctuary, Eagle Center & Totems tour at the kiosk as we disembarked the ship. They directed us to a shuttle bus that took us to the office, and from there we were shuttled to the rainforest for a nature walk....

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  • Best Western Landing Hotel

    Best Western Landing Hotel

    Ketchikan Hotels

    Pretty typical as a Best Western. Nice rooms. Near the mall, away from the tourist area. Get a water...

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  • Annabelle's Keg & Chowder House, Ketchikan

    Annabelle's Keg & Chowder House

    Ketchikan Restaurants

    Annabelle's is actually two places in one. One side has a unique & massive, carved wooden bar, wood floor and mirrors from the earlier part of the 20th century. The bar is very long with brass rails and flanked by numerous chairs and tables set up for a meal or an order from the bar. The other side is a more refined restaurant setting with...

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Skagway

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  • Gold Rush Skagway Jewellers, Skagway

    Gold Rush Skagway Jewellers

    Skagway Things to Do

    We went in this store to have a look at some pieces and they advised that if we saw anything that we liked they could upgrade our stones for us in store as they have a jeweller there. While we were looking at some jewellery they offered to clean my diamond earrings, which I agreed to. I never let them out of my sight but I was in the store and it...

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  • Sgt. Preston's Lodge

    Sgt. Preston's Lodge

    Skagway Hotels

    This smallish motel is located right at the heart of Skagway. Despite being described as a small...

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  • The Alaska Fur Gallery, Skagway

    The Alaska Fur Gallery

    Skagway Shopping

    For 70 years, internationally renowned Alaska Fur Gallery of Anchorage has met the fashion needs of discerning women.Family-owned and operated with outstanding personal service, Alaska Fur Gallery features a complete and extensive collection of furs, shearlings, specialty outerwear, men’s and women’s leathers, and accessories like slippers, hats,...

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Barrow

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  • Watch Out for Polar Bears!, Barrow

    Watch Out for Polar Bears!

    Barrow Warnings and Dangers

    According to the local tour operators, the very best time to see polar bears is after the fall whaling season. Although it is possible to see them up here at the Point anytime of the year, October and November allow for the most likely viewing opportunities. In late May and early October, the Eskimo natives go Bowhead whaling. During whaling season...

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  • Top of the World Hotel

    Top of the World Hotel

    Barrow Hotels

    It blows. The place was crummy. If you want the Westin go somewhere else. The view was the best...

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  • Will Rogers - Wiley Post Memorial..., Barrow

    Will Rogers - Wiley Post Memorial...

    Barrow Transportation

    No roads led to Barrow. Water transportation is limited to a few weeks when the ice receeds on the Arctic Ocean during the short summer. Therefore, air is the only practical way for most people to reach Barrow. The airport is within easy walking distance of all three downtown hotels.Alaska Airlines provides two flights daily to Barrow from...

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Sitka

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  • St. Michael's Art & Architecture, Sitka

    St. Michael's Art & Architecture

    Sitka Things to Do

    As previously mentioned in the proceeding tip, the original St. Michael's Russian Orthodox Cathedral was built by Finnish carpenters and destroyed by fire in 1966. In a heroic effort by over by 100 people of the town forming a human chain, over 95% of the original icons, pieces of Russian Orthodox art and religious objects were salvaged. These...

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  • Super 8 Sitka

    Super 8 Sitka

    Sitka Hotels

    We rented the suite for a birthday. Nice and spacious. Not exactly four seasons or anything. They...

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  • St. Michael's Russian Orthodox Cathedral, Sitka

    St. Michael's Russian Orthodox Cathedral

    Sitka Things to Do

    St. Michael's Russian Orthodox Cathedral should be one of the stops you make on your walking tour of Sitka. St. Michael's is listed on the National Register of Historical Places. Because of its distinctive dome and spire topped by a gold Russian cross, it will be an easy to spot from almost anywhere in town. Upon entering a continuously playing...

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Seward

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  • Resurrection Bay, Seward

    Resurrection Bay

    Seward Things to Do

    Aboard to one of the boats. We took Kenai Fjords Tours, during the booking they will tell you what you see during tour and what's included in the price. On board there is a park ranger, which gives a lot of information about glaciers and history of the park. Tours to resurrection bay it takes 4-5 hour and cost $110 each with buffet lunch included....

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  • Seward Windsong Lodge

    Seward Windsong Lodge

    Seward Hotels

    We were picked up from the Seward harbour after our six hour sealife and glacier tour. Only stayed...

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  • Simple Chruch in Town, Seward

    Simple Chruch in Town

    Seward Things to Do

    Visiting in town on a Sunday, there was a mass. Out respect for local people, we just walk around and took a photo. The church was on our way to downtown, there were two of them in Seward I'm not sure, we saw two on the way. This one is different, it's has architectural style and with his white paint color which was so attractive. Is a Methodist...

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Kodiak

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  • Beach Fever, Kodiak

    Beach Fever

    Kodiak Things to Do

    Buskin is a beach along a river, the river is a fave spot for fishermen. It has a beach house you can rent up on the cliffs, and it's actually a state park too, so you had better behave there! On warm summer nights this spot usually plays host to countless local barbucues and parties.

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  • Afognak Wilderness Lodge

    Afognak Wilderness Lodge

    Kodiak Hotels

    The Shelikof offers easy access to downtown, and has a good restaurant for breakfast, lunch and...

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  • Harborside Coffee, Kodiak

    Harborside Coffee

    1 out of 5 stars

    Kodiak Restaurants

    After a decade or so of having Downtown Harborside be my exclusive coffee shop on Kodiak Island my experience today will have me changing my "coffee auto-pilot". Of the 4 employees working (1 girl in training) they rather make small talk then serve coffee. Leaving me in line to wait while they hear about the new hunting dog the customer in front of...

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Nome

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  • Carrie M. McLain Memorial Museum, Nome

    Carrie M. McLain Memorial Museum

    Nome Things to Do

    This excellent museum shows all kind of artifacts since the times of the gold rush, as well as information of the dogs that made the Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race, plus the dog Fritz stuffed.It was in this museum that I learnt that Wyatt Earp had opened a Music Hall in Nome.

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  • Aurora Inn And Executive Suites (302 E Front Street.)

    Aurora Inn And Executive Suites (302 E...

    Nome Hotels

    I have only spent two nights in this hotel before (and yes, I do live in Nome!), and the experience...

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  • From Fine Gifts to Cheap Treasures, Nome

    From Fine Gifts to Cheap Treasures

    Nome Shopping

    There are a handful of shops along Nome's Front Street which cater to tourists. This is one in which I especially enjoyed browsing. They offer a fine array of local craft items and souviners from jade jewelry to sweat shirts and post cards. Also there was a very good selection of books about Nome and Northwestern Alaska. Expect prices to be...

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Dutch Harbor

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  • The Worst Service Ever!, Dutch Harbor

    The Worst Service Ever!

    Dutch Harbor Restaurants

    I had a very bad experience at this restaurant. Worst ever! I was literally ignored and was not served until I went to the counter for assistance. After I finally received assistance I had to walk up to the counter for drink refills. After I finished my meal I had to walk back up to the counter to pay my bill!This was by far the worst experience I...

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  • Grand Aleutian Hotel

    Grand Aleutian Hotel

    Dutch Harbor Hotels

    The Grand Aleutian Hotel is the best accommodation in the Dutch Harbor/Unalaska area. It is a...

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  • World War II reminders, Dutch Harbor

    World War II reminders

    Dutch Harbor Off The Beaten Path

    An often forgotten part of the Battle of Midway was the Japanese invasion of the Aleutian Islands. Started as an attempt at diverting some of the US carriers north to Alaska. Dutch Harbor was bombed several days in a row and two islands further out the Aleutian chain were (Kiska and Attu) were occupied a few days later. Lots of military bunkers and...

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Homer

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  • Moose, Homer

    Moose

    Homer Favorites

    You will find many moose wandering around the outskirts of Homer. Just keep an eye out, I found them in the strangest areas. I drove around the outskirts trying to spot them then stopped at a grocery store to pick up a few things and low and behold a mother and baby were lounging under a tree on the other side of the street.

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  • The Ocean Shores

    The Ocean Shores

    Homer Hotels

    We have quiet a drive from Anchorage to Homer, but stopped many times along the way. The scenery in...

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  • A walk at the beach, Homer

    A walk at the beach

    Homer Things to Do

    Our hotel in Homer lies outside spit, but is walkable or very short drive. Beach outside Ocean Shore Hotel is a nice spot for a walk when is low tide. We're very lucky to have a balcony from our room, we have a nice view as well. It was low tide, we can walk up here, there were fishing boats in the water. I noticed probably outsider, local in the...

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Haines

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  • The rent-a-car dillemma, Haines

    The rent-a-car dillemma

    Haines Transportation

    When going to Haines, there are two options to have a car locally. You can rent a car in Juneau and take that with you on the ferry. The choice of cars is rather large and the cars are recent. Or you can can rent your car in Haines. I had mine from the motel. The car had 88000+ miles on the counter, but drove. Not cheap, but allowed me to fly in...

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  • Halsingland Hotel

    Halsingland Hotel

    Haines Hotels

    We chose to stay at Hotel Halsingland because our friends were going camping, and this place also...

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  • Wings of Alaska (Juneau to Haines), Haines

    Wings of Alaska (Juneau to Haines)

    Haines Transportation

    When I went to Haines, I used a private small airplane service, wings of alaska. On my travel back, the weather was so bad, that several flights got cancelled. So it's not a bad idea to plan your trip to Haines, keeping the ferry schedule as a backup.

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Chena Hot Springs

  • The Chena Sled Dog, Chena Hot Springs

    The Chena Sled Dog

    Chena Hot Springs Things to Do

    The sled dog resort is outside hot springs. We're on our way back to Fairbanks and we saw the sign, we stopped and park our car on a sidewayWe walk to a small path there is a gate with dog statue, and from here you're entering to sled dog resort. It was calm inside the dogs are brave, each of them has his own box and tied up in a chain. I never...

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  • Wandering around, Chena Hot Springs

    Wandering around

    Chena Hot Springs Things to Do

    After we took a soaked at the pool, we wander around. The resort is a nice place to spend for a day, besides the activities, if one doesn't want to do something, strolling around it doesn't cost any money. But why don't do anything, the surrounding is made to relax or for adventure. Is a more than an hour drive, while we here, took the advantage of...

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  • Take a scenic ride with horse, Chena Hot Springs

    Take a scenic ride with horse

    Chena Hot Springs Things to Do

    Horse riding is also one of the activities here, very cool for kids. It is quite pricey for 30 min ride is $25 (kids) $50 (adults) and $80 for one hour horse rideYou'll be guided they will take you to the trails around the resort, during the ride you will learn a good narration of the wildlife, vegetation and the area. You meandered around a small...

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    Once you arrive in Alaska travel to Hubbard Glacier, the largest of many massive North American glaciers - which cover approximately 3% of land in Alaska. You might also want to visit the Native...