As November turns into December we are all reminded that it’s the most wonderful time of year once again…WINTER! During the time between Thanksgiving and Christmas there is a lot to do; between traveling, visiting friends and family, cooking, squeezing in some work here and there and of course skiing ...Read More
Kent “want to pet my puppy?” May With marriage out of the way Kent is following the age old stall tactic of delaying having kids by just getting a dog instead. He won the kids vs. dog argument with the astute observation that no infant has ever successfully rescued anyone ...Read More
Thursday, November 28 is going to be a busy day at Alyeska. Not only is it OPENING DAY for the ski resort, but lots of people also choose to skip the kitchen stress and celebrate their Thanksgiving holiday with us. The Pond Café Thanksgiving Buffet is sold out for all ...Read More
The Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center is dedicated to the rehabilitation of orphaned and injured animals and providing wildlife awareness education to the public. This provides visitors with the opportunity to view Alaskan wildlife up close. Amateur photographers have the opportunity to take award-winning photographs while animals display their natural, "wild" behavior. Coyotes peer out from behind the brush while a bald eagle swoops in on the salmon remains left by a grizzly bear. Wood Bison plod through 65 acres of tidal flat terrain, as part of a program that will one day restore the species to the Alaskan wilderness.
Drive through in the comfort of your own vehicle or walk to each exhibit for up-close photographic opportunities and to learn about the animals. Open daily 9 am - 7 pm. Visit their website.
For more information about visiting the AWCC, please contact Concierge at
907-754-2108 or via email.