Hiking Alaska: New book guides Alaska’s “greatest adventures”

  Before I even started reading about the mechanics of Hiking Alaska, I was hooked. The newest Falcon Guides resource for hoofing it around the 49th state is pretty, chock-full of information, and, perhaps most important, is written by a real, live Alaskan.  Why is this important? Hiking anywhere is an intimate experience, but possibly […]

10 Ways to Spend a Rainy Day In Seward

You’ve plotted and planned an Alaska adventure with the family. It’s summer vacation where you live; the sun is out, the grass is green, and the temperatures, warm. You and the crew hop a plane or cruise ship and arrive in the 49th state and make your way down the Seward Highway toward Mile 0 […]

Get Your Summer Mountain High in Girdwood and Alyeska Resort

I bet if John Denver were still alive he’d sing a song about Girdwood and Alyeska Resort. The stunning scenery nicely coupled with diverse hiking options makes me want to break out in a few chords from The Sound of Music, nevermind Denver’s signature song. Think it’s winter-only at Alyeska? Not a chance. Summertime is […]