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Catch Us Tomorrow on the Airwaves!

Tune in tomorrow for some family travel talk on KUDO 1080 AM and hear yours truly share some interesting tips and insights on family fun in our 49th state. The fun starts at 2 p.m. and live streaming can be found on the radio station’s web site. Whether planning a trip to Alaska or beginning […]

An Olympic-Style Fun Friday

What  kid won’t be outdoors this weekend, after watching a few thousand Winter Olympians participate in the Opening Ceremonies tonight? Luckily, AKontheGO has plenty of offerings to tantilize the figure skater, skier, or perhaps bobsledder in all of us. We’ll start off with my fav at Hilltop Ski Area   on Saturday. Special Olympics  is hosting […]

Anchorage Museum Brings the Force Close to Home

Very satisfied, I am today. I spent a fair bit of Tuesday morning at the Anchorage Museum’s  newest traveling exhibit “Star Wars: Where Science Meets Imagination”, treating myself to a dose of both nostalgia and anticipation. I was nine when the first (really, the fourth) Star Wars movie was released and our family stood in line […]

A “Super Sunday” at Hillberg Ski Area

With AK Dad living it up in Portland this week, AK Kid and I declined the usual offers for Super Bowl viewing parties and instead made tracks to Hillberg Ski Area on Elmendorf Air Force base. No, we are not a military family, but the great thing about Anchorage and Alaska is that many people one […]

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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"AKontheGO has helped me figure out how to get my outdoor fix while keeping it child-friendly.
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.
Order Here