Monthly Archives: September 2014

4 Animals that Call Alaska Home

4 Animals That Call Alaska Home

Alaska is a beautiful place to call home. A lot of animals know this to be true as well! Alaska is home to many land and marine mammals and birds that you won’t find other places that easily. It isn’t all that uncommon to see a Moose crossing the street and you might occasionally see a bear with her cubs fishing in the river. Wildlife is abundant in Alaska! In the sky you can see Trumpeter Swans, Bald Eagles, and the water-loving Puffins. High in the mountains are Dall Sheep, Mountain Goats, and Muskox. Here are four animals that call… Continue reading

3 Unforgettable Glacier Hikes in Alaska

3 Unforgettable Glacier Hikes in Alaska

3 Unforgettable Glacier Hikes in AK

Alaska is known for many things, but one of the most sought after things to do is to see glaciers. There are more glaciers in the state of Alaska than any other place in the world. You can see many glaciers from the roadways sparkling ice blue in the sunlight. There are quite a few glaciers that you can hike up to, and some you can even hike on or go ice caving in. Here are three unforgettable glacier hikes in Alaska.

Matanuska Glacier
Matanuska Glacier mouth

Matanuska Glacier is the largest glacier that can be visited… Continue reading