June 18 is National Fishing Day and there are plenty of opportunities to observe the holiday at Princess Alaska Lodges. If you want to reel in a big one during your stay, we’ve got all the tips and tricks to make sure you go home with fish for your freezer.
There is nothing quite like an Alaska summer – especially when you plan to spend some time at one of the Princess Lodges. We are so excited to be open for the season and already have a full list of experiences for our guests this summer. Add these activities to…
The Kenai Peninsula is known as Alaska’s playground. And for good reason! From fishing and kayaking to wildlife viewing and hiking, there is so much to do on the Kenai. Check out these daytrip itineraries to get the most out of your stay at Kenai Princess Wilderness…
A sport with roots that go back to the 16th century gained popularity again at the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Together, the world watched athletes they (in some cases) had never heard of play a sport that they didn’t necessarily know the rules for and fell in love with curling.
It’s been five, or maybe even 50 years since your wedding day, surrounded by your closest family and friends. Now, you’re thinking about celebrating all the years you’ve spent together, but how could you possibly top your big day from the first time around? Go big or go home! Renew…
If you’re currently planning a summer wedding, the stress of getting every last detail right before your impending nuptials might be setting in. Take a break from caterers and dress fittings to plan your summer honeymoon in Alaska! There is sure to be an outing for every type of couple…
In 2019, Alaska will celebrate 60 years of statehood. That may not seem like a long time compared to some much older states (like some of the original colonies, established in 1787), but it’s a good reminder that Alaska is a young state with a history that is still being…
Cyclists rejoice! Just because you couldn’t bring your bike as a carry-on item this trip doesn’t mean you should give up your favorite hobby when you’re on vacation. There are places across Alaska to rent bicycles and routes for every endurance level – from fat-tire biking to leisurely cycles through…
Are you checking “visit Alaska” off your bucket list this summer? In such a big state with so much to do, it’s handy to put together a list of what to do while you’re here. We’ve created one of our own to give you a little jumpstart. Feel free to…
Today’s winter activities aren’t what they used to be. In Alaska, many of our favorite ways to have fun were born out of necessity and even survival. Here are some of our favorite things to do, and a little history of how they came to be. Cross-country skiing Then: Cross-country…