Amazing Kenai Peninsula Daytrips

04/12/2024 Resurrection Bay in Alaska

The Kenai Peninsula is known as Alaska’s playground, and for good reason! From fishing and kayaking to wildlife viewing and hiking, there are so many things to do in Kenai. The best part? The Kenai Princess Wilderness Lodge‘s close proximity to some of Alaska’s most stunning destinations. A short…

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Exploring an Alaska Rainforest

03/12/2024 Exploring an Alaska Rainforest

Photo Credit: Travel Juneau.  Close your eyes and envision a rainforest that’s cool and misty instead of warm and humid. You’re surrounded by tall trees and greenery, but there’s no tropical heat or exotic flora. Instead, the air smells like pine and earth. Ancient moss-draped trees and fern-covered floors cover…

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The Best Ice Fishing in Alaska

12/11/2023 Ice fishing

The snow is already flying here, and that can only mean one thing: Ice fishing season is just around the corner! With more than 180 stocked lakes in south central Alaska, the odds of catching a “hard water” fish — whether you are first or 101st — are outstanding.

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The 10 Best Hikes in Alaska

10/16/2023 The 10 Best Hikes in Alaska

The majority of Alaska is a vast wilderness. Thankfully, some of the state’s most beautiful areas have wonderful hiking trails making access easy and allowing outdoor enthusiasts to catch a glimpse of settings unlike any other in the world. Here are 10 hikes that stand out amongst the thousands to…

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Visit the Aurora Ice Museum and Bar

12/12/2022 The Aurora Ice Museum

photo by Jeff’s Canon So you’ve adventured your way through Alaska’s unforgettable parks, spotted elusive wildlife, and traversed gorgeous glaciers. Now, it’s time to kick back with a cold one. A very, very cold one. For one of the most iconic and unique Alaska experiences, slide on…

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Visiting Pioneer Park in Fairbanks, Alaska

07/21/2022 Historic Gold Rush Era houses, Alaska

Pioneer Park in Fairbanks is Alaska’s version of a theme park, with a twist. You won’t find rollercoasters and fair games, but you can explore the state’s only historic theme park, home to unique buildings and artifacts from the state’s past. Pioneer Park history The park opened to the public…

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