October Features Two Weekends of Oktoberfest Celebration at the Daylodge Fall in Alaska, it’s a transition period between the long days of summer and when we get to go skiing. It isn’t very many peoples favorite time of year but it still has so much to offer. Hiking in the ...Read More
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
Map of Alaska, the 49th State
Anchorage is located in Southcentral Alaska. With a population over 250,000, Anchorage is a vibrant community featuring a walking-friendly downtown, as well as panoramic water and mountain views. The city has seen immense growth in the past decade and still maintains its rich Native Alaskan heritage. It's definitely worth exploring all that Anchorage has to offer. Click here for maps of Anchorage.
Anchorage is the starting and finishing point for many visitors to Alaska. Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport offers convenient flights year-round on many major carriers.
Alyeska Resort is located just 40 miles south of Anchorage along the scenic Seward Highway. The highway follows the Turnagain Arm, part of the Cook Inlet. To reach Alyeska Resort, follow signs to the town of Girdwood.
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