Remembering Talkeetna’s honorary mayor Few, if any, have left a paw print on Alaska quite like Stubbs. The rusty orange cat who served as honorary mayor of Talkeetna lost the last of his nine lives in July, and his passing was mourned by fans across the state and the nation. He was 20 years...
Cameras I have known and lost
I recently ate a home pack of our Alaska Gold Salmon and, as I often do afterwards, thought to myself, “Wow! This is really good stuff!” It made me think about just how special our Alaska Gold salmon really are. It took only a bit of research to discover that… Of the total world salmon supply...
Alaska’s under-appreciated chum salmon [by E. Donnall Thomas, Jr.]
The year’s best images from our readers.
Choosing and stacking firewood is an annual ritual. [by Louise Freeman]
Bring the Last Frontier to your table with a little creativity and imagination. [by Lynne Snifka and Serine Halverson]
On the road to life in rural Alaska. [by Nick Jans]
[by Michelle Theall]
Take a roll in the dirt. Kobuk Valley National Park allows visitors to explore a sand dune amusement park, one that’s frequently traversed by migrating caribou. With almost 1.8 million acres of remote backcountry, you won’t run out of outdoor adventures or run into many tourists. Like other...