A wide range of trips throughout Southcentral Alaska.
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The size of Alaska encourages you to explore it in a variety of ways. Opportunities include everything from biking to ziplining.
While there are many beaches around Alaska to harvest different clams, none are more accessible than a set of beaches just a few hours south of Anchorage on the Sterling Highway on the Kenai Peninsula.
Some glaciers you can literally reach out and touch, some you can walk on or climb across and some you want to observe from a very safe distance. Here are a few of the top ice capades around Southcentral Alaska.
The daredevil rivers of Alaska lure thrill-seeking raft riders and kayakers from around the world.
Greenery rushes by on all sides. Youre dancing in the sky to the tune of wheels whirring along the cable.
Find the best spots for your Alaska ecotourism vacation.
Dog-sled tours are available all year long.
Cruise the Inside Passage or many other scenic destinations.
Whether it's on your own or with a tour, paddling is a great way to see wildlife.
Pan for gold on your own, or as part of a tour.
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Bird Treatment and Learning Center invited the public to visit and learn about bald and golden eagles at its Save the Eagles event on Saturday, January 12, 2013.
The Susitna Valley and Alaska Range from the air.
Turnagain Arm mud, trains, kiters and more.
Avion families in the Anchorage area.
Zipline through the forest canopy outside of Talkeetna, AK.
Resident and migratory birds are busy feeding, courting and preparing for nesting as spring arrives at thawing Westchester Lagoon, the Cook Inlet shoreline and other ponds and lakes around Anchorage.
Twelve musk oxen have been born so far this season at the Musk Ox Farm. Staff at the farm are busy combing the animals to gather quviut which will be made into hats and scarves by Oomingmak, a cooperative of craftspeople. The Musk Ox Farm officially opens for the season on Mother's Day, May 13. Mothers are admitted free to the annual open house.
Fall colors in Southcentral Alaska.
Recreation is key to surviving Alaska's long, dark winters. Truly ambitious outdoor enthusiasts have pounced on a vault of creative opportunities, including making use of the frozen waterfalls for ice climbing along the Seward Highway.
People braved the icy conditions at Russian Jack Springs Park to go sledding on a brisk Sunday afternoon.