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17 Day Trips From Fairbanks

17 Day Trips From Fairbanks Fairbanks is a small town in Alaska’s interior that lies at the base of the Tanana Valley. The Chena River runs through the center of town and flows to the Tanana River, the namesake of the valley. This small town is perfectly situated in the center of a ring of […]
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17 Things to Do in Alaska in March

17 Things to Do in Alaska in March March is the last month of winter in Alaska and as the sun comes back, the days get noticeably longer. The temperatures are still cool, but the snow is starting to melt and it feels more like spring every day. Alaskans celebrate the returning sun by enjoying […]
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What Does Alaska Look Like In The Fall

Alaska In The Fall - What To Do And See

Alaska In The Fall - What To Do And See Alaskan summers are intense, action-packed, and short-lived, and the falls are even shorter. When the temperatures start to drop. the leaves change and Alaska erupts with color before the black and white of winter sets in. In Alaska, fall lasts from six to eight weeks, […]
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Alaska Volcano in Sitka

11 Active Alaska Volcanoes

11 Active Alaska Volcanoes Alaska’s Aleutian Archipelago is an island chain spanning over 1550 miles that reaches from mainland Alaska all the way across the Bering Sea to Kamchatka in Russia. The Aleutian Islands are brimming with volcanoes, both active and dormant, and form part of the Pacific’s Ring of Fire. How Many Volcanoes Are […]
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Alaska Childrens Books To Read

Top 18 Alaska Children's Books

Top 18 Alaska Children's Books Alaska is fascinating to people of all ages and the hunger for stories about the far north is seemingly endless. Snow, mountains, mushing, moose, and the northern lights are all images that come to mind when dreaming of the north. Children love to read stories about Alaska and the animals […]
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Fairbanks Alaska on a Map

24 Things To Do In Fairbanks

24 Things To Do In Fairbanks Fairbanks, the Golden Heart City, is the second-largest city in Alaska and lies 365 miles north of Anchorage in the heart of the interior. The town center follows both sides of the Chena River, a small, winding tributary of the larger Tanana River. Lying in the Tanana Valley and […]
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Visiting The Homer Spit

17 Fun Things to Do in Homer

17 Fun Things to Do in Homer Alaska Homer is one of Alaska’s most picturesque towns with easily accessible beaches and classic Alaskan charm. In the summer, Homer is a popular travel destination for Alaskans and visitors alike. Accessible by the road system and by sea, you will want to make sure to visit Homer […]
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alaskan squirrel eating a mushroom

Edible Mushrooms In Alaska

Edible Mushrooms In Alaska Alaskans are always outside enjoying this glorious state and gathering the fruits of the earth. In late summer and autumn, the hillsides are covered in berries, the rivers are full of salmon, and everyone is feasting to fatten up for winter. Wild mushrooms also flourish this time of year and can […]
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