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What Are Some Time-Honored Alaskan Winter Traditions?

November 5, 2020

People come to Alaska for the endless outdoor recreation opportunities. In the winter, when the snow is falling and the lakes freeze over, there’s still plenty of fun to be had indoors and out. If you’re planning a winter vacation to Alaska, you’ll be delighted to experience some of our favorite Alaskan winter traditions. Here are a few of the things we look forward to when the temperature drops and the snow starts to fall. Winter solstice celebration The winter solstice is the shortest day of the year. In Fairbanks, the town celebrates December 21 as “the return of the... View Article

Check Out These Delicious Alaskan Salmon and Halibut Recipes!

February 5, 2019

Whether you’re an angler focusing on catching salmon, halibut or other popular fish that live in the waters of Alaska, every fisherman has one thing in common: cooking up their catch. It’s one thing to know the type of bait to use, how to cast the line and understand a variety of luring techniques, but fishing isn’t completely satisfying unless you can prepare a meal out of your catch. Fish is a food that offers an array of health benefits, including healthy types of fats and oils. Let us help you plan ahead for cooking your fish after your long-awaited... View Article

What Is There to Do in Alaska During the Winter?

November 22, 2018

If people know one thing about Alaska, it’s that it’s cold and dark in the winter time. While this undoubtedly true, it’s also exceptionally beautiful and exciting to visit the Last Frontier State when the weather takes a turn for the chilly. During the wintertime in Alaska, tourism declines, meaning that you’re likely to find better deals on accommodations and more. Additionally, there are a number of exciting activities that you can engage in during the winter season that simply aren’t possible during the summertime. Whether you enjoy the high thrills of backcountry winter skiing, seek the rewarding experience of... View Article

Are Fish Active During Winter Fishing Tours in Alaska?

March 9, 2018

We often think of winter as a time for hibernation and inactivity. Is this true for the fish of Alaska? If you’re considering a fishing tour in Alaska, you want to go at the best time of year. No one wants to invest in a tour if the fish aren’t active. Is it worth going in winter? Will you encounter any fish? Yes, you will! Here’s the scoop. Salmon Alaska is known for its salmon. Five varieties are normally found throughout the state. In the winter, King Salmon are active and much sought-after. These fish, particularly the Feeder King Salmon,... View Article

What Are Some of the Best Winter Destinations in Alaska?

October 26, 2017

Perhaps it would surprise you to find out that Alaska is a popular destination in the wintertime as well as in the summer. In the summer people flock in droves to go fishing for salmon and halibut, but in the winter there’s a lot to do as well. You can see the Northern Lights, which for most people in the world is a once-in-a-lifetime event, although we Alaskans are lucky enough to see it rather more often than that. You can also take part in winter sports, like ice fishing, snowshoeing, skiing or ice skating, and can even enjoy fishing... View Article

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