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
Season Passes – Powder Cache Bonus Ends July 31! Here we are, mid-summer, enjoying all the things our beautiful state has to offer. Hiking, biking, fishing and of course the midnight sun are all still very much a reality but in a few months we’ll be gearing up and getting ...Read More
Join us for a celebration of the lush blueberry season. This family-oriented outdoors event features FREE live music, berry picking, local arts and crafts booths, tasty blueberry treats, cooking demos, beer and wine garden, hiking and biking, chair massages, pie eating contest, blueberry creations contest and more! Whether you're in the mood for funnel cake or fine art, our local vendors will have what you're looking for. View Blueberry Festival Program
FREE Live Music Schedule:
12 pm: Rick Brooks
2 pm: Nellie Clay & Cody Keim
4:30 pm: T. James & the Hot Strangs
11:30 pm: Rick Brooks
1:30 pm: Nellie Clay & Cody Keim
3:30 pm: Super Saturated Sugar Strings
Chairlift Rides on Chair 7
Take the easy way up the hill to find the best berry stashes from 3 - 6 pm! (Please note: Chairlift rides will off-load at the midway point. Minimum height restrictions will apply. Must be 40" or taller)
Blueberry Creations Contest
Whip up a sweet treat featuring blueberries to win great prizes and bragging rights. Drop off submissions at the Information Tent. Judging will take place at the Gazebo at 4 pm on Sunday, August 10.
Blueberry Stomp 6K Race
New! Join us Saturday, August 9 at 10 am for the inaugural Blueberry Stomp 6K race! We'll have a registration tent at the beginning of the Girdwood Nordic Loop Trail at The Hotel Alyeska from 9 - 9:55 am. Come out for a great run!
Stop by the 6th Annual Blueberry Sidewalk Sale inside The Hotel Alyeska for great savings at Alyeska Mountain Shop and Glacier Gift & Gallery all weekend!
Please, leave your dogs at home!