Alaska Excursions

Alaska Excursions

A wide range of trips throughout Southcentral Alaska.

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Photos and stories from the last great race.

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Lodging in Alaska

The Port Lions Lodge is a comfortable beachfront lodge surrounded by village homes in downtown Port Lions. The town, on northern Kodiak Island, is accessible by plane and boat.

From luxurious hotels in downtown Anchorage to rustic fishing lodges.

Getting around in Alaska

Get close to the scenery: The Glenn Highway crosses Moose Creek in the Talkeetna Mountains east of Palmer.

Railroads, cars, ferries, bush planes and more.

Getting to Alaska

Many of Anchorage's visitors fly into or out of Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport, west of downtown.

Vacationers have a wide variety of ways to get to Alaska.

Beat the high cost of an Alaska vacation

Eklutna Lake, northeast of Anchorage in Chugach State Park, has a campground, day-use picnic areas and lots of rocky shoreline for picnicking.

You probably have noticed the line of tiny type at the bottom of the screen during commercials for department stores and fast-food chains, the one saying, "Prices may vary in Alaska and Hawaii."

Alaska FAQs

Alaska.com's users have asked many good questions about life and vacations on the Last Frontier. Here are some of them.

Special-interest travel

Alaska attracts hundreds of thousands of visitors each summer. Among them are many who have special needs.

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