Riding bikes is fun; uphill, downhill, on dirt, on pavement on nice sunny days and on rainy days. Bikes are all-around awesome. Go ahead; try to be in a bad mood on your bike. You can’t if you’re doing it right. If you can then there’s something seriously wrong with ...Read More
The rules are simple, climbers have ten hours to hike up Alyeska’s North Face Trail, ride the tram down and repeat as many times as possible. Sounds easy right? Well, maybe the first couple of laps are. The 7th annual Alyeska Climbathon is taking place from 9 a.m. to 7 ...Read More
7th Annual Blueberry Festival, The Most Fun you can Have with Blueberries in Alaska Blueberries, Mother Nature’s homemade fruit snacks grow right here in our back yard. These delectable little treats are perfect for pancakes, baked goods or, how I prefer them, in the raw for snacking. They’re a staple ...Read More
Alaska is a great big playground. Whether you’re five or 55, families will find the 49th state awe-inspiring and fun.
Alyeska Resort is known for its natural splendor and amazing outdoor offerings. The resort offers families many options—from nature trails that start right from the hotel to scenic aerial tram ride up to 2,300 feet above sea level with views of seven hanging glaciers, multiple mountain peaks and the Turnagain Arm.
For families traveling with kids, big or little, we have put together lists of our favorite events and things to do: