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Sledding Hills Spell Thrills for Families

Flexible Flyers are out of fashion, I am sorry to say, with the advent of the boogie-board style foam rockets that propell our kids toward the slippery slope of danger vs. intense fun. But regardless of waxing nostalgic at the loss of a childhood icon, AK Fam nonetheless has been exploring all things sledding this […]

Fun Friday Means Fun All Weekend

It’s a holly, jolly Friday in December, and that means time to list some of the family-friendly activities and events in our area this weekend. First, though, we need to provide an update from our friends at the Alaska Railroad. Due to the avalanche danger present along the tracks to Seward, the Annual Holiday Train […]

Cut Your Own Tree? You Bet.

Clark Griswold did do one thing right. In the effort to make a old-fashioned family Christmas truly meaningful, there is nothing like making an annual pilgrimage to the great outdoors in search of the Family Christmas Tree. Want to try it? Here are a few AKontheGO tips and tricks for readers to avoid such Sparky […]

Jingle Bells and Rainy Spells

Time to Re-Group! AK Fam was sorry to wake up this morning to the sound of RAIN hitting the streets, but that doesn’t mean we have to be stymied by crazy weather. We have some suggestions for indooor family-friendly fun, so pour your coffee, settle the kiddos with some toast and cocoa (our favorite breakfast […]

A Kid's Guide to Anchorage And Beyond

WRITTEN BY KIDS FOR KIDS. Featuring: Great Hikes, Places to Visit, and History.
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Alaska on the Go: Exploring the 49th State with Children

Get a copy of Alaska on the Go: Exploring the 49th State with Children to help you plan your trip, or as a gift for friends and family.
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