Alaska Travel Guide

  • The Skagway fish Company.
    The Skagway fish Company.
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  • The White Pass Yukon narrow gauge train.
    The White Pass Yukon narrow gauge train.
    by K.Knight
  • A mural at Seward showing the Iditerod Dog Race!
    A mural at Seward showing the Iditerod...
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Anchorage

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838,1559,115

Denali National Park and Preserve

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321,602,17

Juneau

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362,884,26

Ketchikan

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223,541,16

Fairbanks

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316,500,46

Skagway

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170,499,1

Kodiak

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256,446,3

Seward

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204,482,16

Homer

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148,370,23

Sitka

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174,278,4

Barrow

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93,142,3

Dutch Harbor

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80,118,2

Nome

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65,100,2

Talkeetna

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83,186,4

Valdez

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80,182,6

Haines

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93,199,4

Girdwood

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89,167,4

Kodiak Island

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96,134,2

Soldotna

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56,70,9

Kenai

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103,240,12

Hyder

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29,72,2

Chena Hot Springs

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48,59,0

Seldovia

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35,149,1

Cordova

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36,44,1

Bethel

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38,138,3

Healy

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23,42,7

Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve

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147,267,0

Cooper Landing

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5,47,2

Katmai National Park and Preserve

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16,24,0

Kachemak Bay State Park

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29,34,0

Whittier

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12,72,2

Denali State Park

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30,53,0

North Pole

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12,53,2

Pasagshak State Recreation Site

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44,63,0

Kenai Fjords National Park

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21,52,1

Dillingham

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17,44,0

Buskin River State Recreation Site

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69,86,0

Unalaska

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21,45,0

Fort Abercrombie State Historical Park

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45,68,0

Point Hope

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11,15,0

Eagle River

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21,41,3

Palmer

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21,51,10

Tok

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12,23,4

Chitina

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16,53,0

Coldfoot

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17,29,1

Little Diomede Island

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10,43,0

Ninilchik

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16,32,1

Chicken

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21,43,0

Chugach State Park

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16,48,0

Yakutat

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12,17,0

Petersburg

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23,60,5

Anaktuvuk Pass

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15,15,0

Clam Gulch

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19,28,1

Delta Junction

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15,25,0

Prince of Wales Island

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6,12,0

Matanuska

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5,14,0

Trapper Creek

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0,0,2

Kotzebue

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12,18,1

Near Island

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42,71,0

Puffin Island

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38,75,0

Long Island

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40,41,0

Nenana

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20,27,0

Cold Bay

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13,20,0

Lake Clark National Park and Preserve

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7,16,0

Wrangell-Saint Elias National Park and Preserve

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19,19,0

Akutan

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12,20,0

Chignik

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16,25,0

Adak

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2,3,0

Eklutna

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6,7,0

Harvester Island

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6,2,0

Kalsin Island

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34,35,0

Nuiqsut

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4,13,0

Anchorage

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  • Portage Glacier

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Anchorage Things to Do

    About an hours drive from Anchorage, the drive itself is a constant stream of beathtaking views as you drive along the Turnagain Arm. The cost of the cruise for us was $29. It lasts about an hours and runs at Departure Times: 10:30am, 12:00pm, 1:30pm, 3:00pm, 4:30pm. The cruise around the lake is on an 80 foot vessel and has an indoor 1st level and...

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  • 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

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Anchorage Restaurants

    I was here twice, once for lunch and once for dinner, everything we tried was really good. Service was really good. The beers are great here, but do not ignore the wines. The wines are made around the corner at their sister restaurant.

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Denali National Park and Preserve

Juneau

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  • Mendenhall Glacier

    4.5 out of 5 stars

    Juneau Things to Do

    First named Auke Glacier in 1879 by Naturalist John Muir for the Aak'w Kwaan of the Tlingit tribe, Mendenhall Glacier was subsequently renamed in 1892 for the noted scientist Thomas Corwin Mendenhall, who served as Superintendent of the U.S. Coast and Geodetic Survey from 1889 to 1894. Thomas Mendenhall was responsible for surveying the boundary...

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  • 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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  • Alaska State Museum ~ Worth the Visit

    Juneau Things to Do

    One place I really wanted to go to in Juneau on this latest trip was the "Alaska State Museum." My daughter and I walked about a mile from the ship to get there and spent at least an hour there, but really could have stayed longer. The 1960's style, somewhat non-discript exterior of the museum is a little deceiving for inside the museum contains...

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Ketchikan

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  • 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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  • 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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  • WHAT KIND OF HOT DOG!!!

    Ketchikan Restaurants

    NO LONGER OPEN. Reindeer went to safty with Santa Claus. Now article review is just for my memory.While walking around Ketchikan's Creek Street, the aroma of foods cooking on the grill, awaken your taste buds. Going into one of the smaller food restaurants, I found the scent I was following. Cooking on the grill were reindeer hot dogs.Now, I'm not...

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Fairbanks

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  • Stand Up Paddleboarding

    Fairbanks Things to Do

    Stand up paddleboarding is a great activity to see the rivers of Fairbanks and get a little work out. You can also go on their private pond if you don't feel comfortable on the river. Great for family, friends and adults of all ages.

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  • 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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  • transit center fairbanks

    Fairbanks Transportation

    Transit center has no accessible toilet facilities. Fecal matter is tracked onto bus floors contaminating groceries. Union employees arrogantly deny use of toilets, leading to diseases. Transportation management is supportive of this taxpayer abuse. I have video.

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Skagway

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  • WILDERNESS CABOOSE CABIN

    Skagway Off The Beaten Path

    This caboose cabin came into sight as the White Pass & Yukon Route train rounded a bend high in the pass. The train conductor said that the Caboose is available to rent out and is fully capable of rooming tenants up to six people, but getting back to town is only when the train comes by.If you enjoy the peaceful calm of only the animals and nature...

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  • Westmark Inn

    Skagway Hotels

    Third & Spring Street, Skagway, Alaska, 99840-0515, United States

    Satisfaction: Terrible

    Good for: Families

    Hotel Class 2 out of 5 stars

  • Historic Lake Bennett area

    Skagway Things to Do

    There are no roads leading to Lake Bennett. The only way you can get there is by hiking the Chilkoot trail all the way from Skagway, paddling down the lake from Carcross, or riding the White Pass & Yukon Route Railway train like we did. Back in the Klondike days, the town of Bennett grew to an impressive size since it was located at the end of the...

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Kodiak

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  • 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

    Kodiak Hotels

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

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  • 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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Seward

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  • Sunny Cove Sea Kayaking - Fox Island

    Seward Things to Do

    My husband and I had a perfect day with our guide, Alicia. We did the all-day Kenai Fjords Wildlife Cruise the day before and we were looking forward to a more close up (and quieter) experience and this adventure did NOT disappoint. We even saw a bald eagle cruise right over our heads (at a safe distance, of course).They have outerwear to lend, if...

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  • Holiday Inn Express Seward Harbor

    Seward Hotels

    This property reminds me a lot of the accommodations on the beaches of the east coast in that there...

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  • Kenai Fjords Tours Northwestern Fjord...

    Seward Things to Do

    This tour is a big one, so get a good night sleep. The focus is on spotting wildlife, so there is a lot of slowing and stopping to ooh and ah at massive sea mammals and otters lying on their backs doing cute little human things with their hands.Our day started at 8am to check in at the tour office in the harbor (despite my lackluster experience at...

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Homer

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  • M/V Discovery to Seldovia

    Homer Transportation

    Central Charters has been around for more than 25 years. They are located on their own boardwalk about halfway between the Fishing Hole and the end of the Homer Spit. Central Charters is known more for their halibut and salmon fishing trips but they also do tours to Halibut Cove and Seldovia. They can also take you kayaking or bear viewing, and...

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  • Lands End Resort

    Homer Hotels

    Awesome views. You can cast a line right from the beach.

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  • WTF is this?

    Homer Nightlife

    Here is how commercial fishing out of Homer works:Step 1: become impressed onto a fishing boatStep 2: realize you are going to be gone for 3 months on a boatStep 3: Go to the Dawg and get drunk enough to where standing becomes an issueStep 4: Hit on anything that movesStep 5: Go to more Homer BarsStep 6: Pass out on your boatStep 7: Wake up...

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Sitka

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  • Pioneers' Home

    Sitka Things to Do

    One of the sights that I saw for the first time during our July, 2006, stop in Sitka was the Pioneers Home.. I really didn't know what the building was when I first saw it. I was just attracted to the architecture which I thought seemed a little out of place for Alaska, especially the expansive lawn in front, the beautiful flower gardens and a...

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  • 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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  • Night life in Sitka

    Sitka Nightlife

    Very casual place to hang out, have a few drinks and shoot some pool. Nothing fancy but the locals are nice. Very surprise that you are allowed to smoke in the bar. Could use a few more TVs but overall a decent place to go for a few drinks. Come as you are.

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Barrow

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  • 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

    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 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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Dutch Harbor

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  • 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

    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 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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Nome

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  • 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...

    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 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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Talkeetna

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  • Real Made in Alaska Gifts no import junk

    Talkeetna Shopping

    Well after going in All the town with all the China stuff, I'm like I came 4,000 miles for this. I can get this junk on the Ship. Then the driver told me of a little shop just out of town, Her name is Maris she make Dolls & all king of things from Alaska made with things FROM Alaska, Fur Moose Beaver, you name it & She will make you what you want...

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  • Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge

    Talkeetna Hotels

    This place has it's pro's and con's. Tuesdays is a dish to pass meal for guests and 'locals'...the...

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  • Best Food in Town !!

    Talkeetna Restaurants

    We stayed in town recently on a grand tour of Alaska. Tried several restaurants that line the 200 yard long Main Street. By far we found it to be the highest quality with reasonably good prices. Their burgers (1/2lb) with fries were outstanding; but the most outstanding meal was the fresh grilled Halibut Sandwich.The Pub is filled with photos of...

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Valdez

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  • The Alaska Pipeline

    Valdez Off The Beaten Path

    There are various places along the highway near Valdez where you can stop for a close look at the pipeline. It cost $8 billion to construct it, but we were told it paid for itself in just 18 months! The pipe is 48” in diameter and 1/2 “ thick. The pipeline is on a beam that can move, and it is elevated in places for animal crossings. A machine goes...

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  • Best Western Valdez Harbor Inn (100...

    Valdez Hotels

    Best Western is a nice hotel in a great location - right at the harbor, next to several restaurants...

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  • Whispering Giant

    Valdez Things to Do

    Valdez has a 30 ft. tall Whispering Giants statue. An artist named Peter Toth creates them all over the U.S. to honor Native Americans. There are over 70 of them, in all 50 states and some in Canada

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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...