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Museum of Natural History Hosts a ‘Ghoul-y Good Time’

Oh my, it seems as if we are not the only ones interested in up-close and personal interactions with potions, notions, and stuff this Halloween. The Alaska Museum of Natural History on Bragaw Avenue in Mountain View is getting ready for an incredibly interesting, albeit kind of unusual party for Halloween on Friday and Saturday. […]

Have an Out of House Experience

AK Fam loves people who cherish the outdoors as much as we. My new friend, Jen Aist, author of both the Wilderness for Kids web site and forthcoming book, has this to say as an AKontheGO guest post-er. Jen is a lactation specialist at Providence Alaska Medical Center, and also teaches classes covering everything from […]

“The Worms Crawl In and the Worms Crawl Out…”

Ewwww, remember that song? A favorite at AKontheGO summer camps, there was nothing more disgusting than hearing the boys’ cabin sing that tune. I swore I’d never allow my children to glorify worms oozing in and out, but now I am a parent and well, I let some things slide in the interest of education… […]

No Haunted Trails This Year

Bummer. Due to some circumstances beyond AKontheGo’s control, the aforementioned Haunted Trails event scheduled for Friday, October 23 at Russian Jack Springs Park has been cancelled. Such a shame, as the little ones in our neighborhood were just itching to get out and run amok on the golf course. Oh well, AK Fam has been […]

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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Reader Reviews

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It’s a great resource for parents with kids of all ages.”
– Heather, Anchorage mother and lifelong Alaskan
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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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