BLM Offers Digital Maps

Backcountry information at your fingertips Heading into the backcountry but don’t want to carry paper topo maps? No problem. The Bureau of Land Management now offers digital maps. Just download to your phone— then use the maps even without cell service. Areas include the Denali Highway, Dalton...

FREE: 2018 Travel Issue

We’re giving you the chance to check out our December/January issue so you can start planning your 2018 trip to Alaska. This issue is brimming with awesome travel ideas, tips, and information on how to make your trip to Alaska unforgettable. Download it, read it, share it, tweet it and keep...

Alaska’s Oldest Photograph

Historic photos show early Alaska The earliest photo in the Alaska state archives is from 1868, a year after the United States purchased Alaska from Russia.  The photo is a landscape of Sitka, and is one of many taken by Eadweard Muybridge, a photographer who was hired by the government to travel...