The Top 5 Movies Set in Alaska

08/28/2020 Beautiful Alaska wilderness at dusk

The Last Frontier of Alaska has captivated humanity’s imagination for centuries. From the Indigenous peoples that first settled in the Alaska region to Gold Rush era of the late 19th century, people have seemingly always had an attraction for Alaska. But Hollywood certainly knows how to capitalize on a good…

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Skin care, Alaska style

07/28/2020 Natural skin care with products made in Alaska

Calling all skin care fiends! Several skin care brands in Alaska take advantage of the state’s natural ingredients such as wild berries, sea salt and glacial mud to create skin care products you’ll love. Below are some of our favorites and where to buy them when you’re here, or order…

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Happy Mother’s Day from Alaska’s wildlife

05/07/2020 Mom bear and cubs

We are sending all the moms out there lots of love on their special day! Celebrate Mother’s Day with our roundup of adorable Alaska (wildlife) moms and babies. Can you name this animal? This one can be tough to identify without the antlers – we bet you’d be able…

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6 books for your Alaska reading list

11/26/2019 Overhead image of books

Fall is here and it’s finally time for a little rest. Enjoy some downtime and relaxation with this Alaska reading list featuring books by our favorites Alaska authors and books about our favorite Alaska places. “Ada Blackjack” by Jennifer Niven This book tells the true story of a young Inuit…

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‘Peak’ beyond Denali

10/29/2019 Mt. Foraker above the clouds

Boasting 30 different mountain ranges and 17 of the 20 highest peaks in the United States, Alaska is a place with plenty of options for mountain lovers to explore. We get it, Denali is North America’s tallest mountain (and definitely deserving of all the attention!), but here are a few more…

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