Our List

Our List (bold and italicized = completed)


1. Catch a salmon in Ship Creek

2. Visit the Visitor Information Center Log Cabin


3. Visit the Alaska Public Lands Information Center


4. Go to the Anchorage Museum of History and Art


5. See the Oomingmak Musk Ox Producers’ Co-op

6. Buy some Musk Ox wool

7. Visit the Ulu Factory


8. Buy an Ulu


9. Visit Earthquake Park


10. Visit Resolution Park

11. Hike through Kincaid Park

12. Cross country ski through Kincaid Park (Rebekah has done this!)

13. Go to the Alaska Native Heritage Center


14. Go to H2Oasis Indoor Waterpark

15. Go to the Alaska Zoo

16. Bike the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail

17. Cross country ski the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail (Rebekah has done this!)

18. Visit Potter Marsh during the summer

19. Watch the bore tide come in

20. Hike the Turnagain Arm Trail

21. View Dall Sheep from Windy Corner (Mile 107)


22. Visit the Eagle River Nature Center in August


23. See the beginning of the Iditarod


24. Enjoy the festivities of Fur Rendezvous


25. Ski the Hilltop Ski Area


26. Ski the Alyeska Resort and Ski Area


27. Visit Girdwood and the Crow Creek Mine


28. Hike through Crow Pass Trail


29. Visit the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center


30. Visit Portage Glacier, Explorer Glacier, and Byron Glacier


31. View Mirror Lake during the summer

32. Ice fish in Mirror Lake

33. Hike to Thunderbird Falls

34. Visit Eklutna Glacier

35. Hike up Flattop Mountain


36. Hike throughout Chugach State Park


37. Visit Kachemak Bay State Park


38. See the Grewingk Glacier

39. Visit Shuyak Islands State Park

40. Visit Kenai Fjords National Park


41. Visit Denali State Park

42. Ride a snowmobile through the wilderness

43. Visit Denali National Park

44. Visit Wood-Tikchik State Park

45. Travel to Hope


46. Travel to Homer


47. Visit the Norman Lowell Studio and Gallery


48. Travel to Kenai


49. Travel to Seward

50. Kayak in Resurrection Bay

51. Visit the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge Visitor’s Center

52. Hike the Skilak Lookout Trail


53. Travel to Whittier


54. See Columbia Glacier


55. Take a boat across Prince William Sound

56. Kayak in Prince William Sound

57. Kayak in Cook Inlet

58. Visit Valdez

59. Visit Cordova

60. Visit Wrangell-St. Elias National Park


61. Fish the Russian River

62. Visit Lake Clark National Park

63. Attend the Alaska State Fair in Palmer in August


64. Visit Hatcher Pass Lodge and Independence Mine State Historical Park


65. Drive Hatcher Pass Road


66. Visit Talkeetna

67. Hike in the Talkeetna Mountains

68. Visit Fairbanks

69. Attend the Midnight Baseball Game (June 21)

70. Visit the city of North Pole


71. See gold dredge #8 and view the Trans-Alaska oil pipeline


72. Visit the Aurora Ice Museum


73. Have a drink at an Ice Bar


74. Sit in the Chena Hot Springs

75. View the northern lights

76. Visit Juneau


77. See the Mendenhall Glacier


78. Explore the Alaskan Rain Forest


79. Visit Glacier Bay National Park

80. Visit Katmai National Park

81. Visit Kobuk Valley National Park

82. Visit Gates of the Arctic National Park

83. Visit the Seward Peninsula

84. Drive the Dalton Highway

85. Ride on a dog sled through the snow

86. See a moose, brown bear, black bear, dall sheep, beluga whale, killer whale, humpback whale, minke whale, harbor seal, sea lion, polar bear, bald eagle, arctic tern, caribou, marmots, red fox, wolf, lynx, wolverine, musk ox, sea otter, mountain goats, dall’s porpoise, king crabs, opilio crabs, puffin, porcupine, snowshoe hare, and many more animals

87. Visit Matanuska Glacier


88. Visit the Musk Ox Farm near Palmer


89. Visit Indian Valley Mine


90. Fish for King Salmon on the Little Susitna River


91. Visit the Alaska SeaLife Center


92. Hike to Exit Glacier


93. Meet Sarah Palin


94. Hike to the Harding Ice Field


95. Polar Bear Plunge in Goose Lake


96. Go sledding on Flattop


97. See the Fall foliage of the tundra


98. Cross country ski in Hatcher Pass


99. View the World Ice Art Championships in Fairbanks


100. Visit the University of Alaska Museum of the North


101. Hike Mt. Baldy


102. Visit Ketchikan


103. Visit the Alaska Brewing Company and Macaulay Salmon Hatchery


104. Visit Skagway


105. Cruise through College Fjord


106. Visit Soldotna


107. Visit the Bear Creek Winery


108. Feel the 40 Below Room


109. Go Halibut Fishing


110. Visit Captain Cook State Recreation Area


111. Dip net for Salmon on the Kenai River


112. Attend Arctic Thunder


113. Visit Worthington Glacier State Recreation Area


114. Visit Liberty Falls State Recreation Area


115. Visit Kennecott & McCarthy


116. Drive on the Denali Highway


117. Visit Coldfoot


118. Visit Deadhorse


119. Enter the Arctic Circle


120. Cross the Yukon River


121. View the Kanuti National Wildlife Refuge, Yukon Flats National Wildlife Refuge, and Arctic National Wildlife Refuge