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10 Escapes to Nature in Alaska

Get outdoors and discover the natural world that is Alaska by enjoying these exciting activities.

  1. Watch for Dall sheep, moose, caribou, wolves and grizzly bears on a guided tour in Denali National Park.
  2. Kayak the glacial blue waters of Mendenhall Lake in Juneau within sight of the spectacular Mendenhall Glacier.
  3. Visit the Alaska Raptor Center in Sitka to get up close and learn about eagles, owls, hawks and other birds of Alaska.
  4. Get the best view of Alaska from a helicopter then land on the tundra or glacier for a unique hiking experience.
  5. Observe sea otters, whales, sea lions, porpoise, harbor seals, brown bears, blacktailed deer, bald eagles and marine birds on a Sea Otter and Wildlife Quest cruise from Sitka, one the best of its kind in Alaska.
  6. Take the scenic gondola ride up 3,819 ft. Mt. Roberts in Juneau to the informative nature and cultural center at the top.
  7. Ketchikan is one of the best places in the world to take a fishing excursion for salmon, halibut and rockfish then enjoy your catch at a gourmet lunch celebration!
  8. Ride the world's largest zipline (5,330 ft.) at Icy Strait Point which features spectacular views of the surrounding area as you launch from a mountain top.
  9. Don't miss the chance for a salmon bake at famous Taku Lodge where you'll enjoy an alder wood salmon bake in the wilderness combined with a five glacier viewing flight en route to this remote location.
  10. Discover the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve on a float trip along the Chilkat River amidst the inspiring scenery of the Chilkat Valley.

Denali National Park | Alaska

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James Brian Raymond
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