The untamed last frontier. While visiting Denali National Park is on many traveler's bucket list, and while it's well worth the trip there's no reason to stop there. Alaska is chock full of hiking, backpacking, packrafting, kayaking, rafting and more. It's truly difficult to put into words the scale and magnificence of an untamed Alaskan landscape -- you'll just have to see for yourself.

Top Adventures in Alaska

Hike Byron Glacier

4.8

Hike up Flattop Mountain

3.9
3.4 mi / 1300 ft gain

Hike the McKinley Bar Trail

5.0

Hike Exit Glacier

4.8
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Tours

MT Sobek

Adventures in Wild Alaska

$5,395/person - 10 days

NOLS

Prince William Sound Sea Kayaking

$3,950/person - 14 days

MT Sobek

Rafting the Arctic Hulahula River

$5,695/person - 13 days

NOLS

Brooks Range Backpacking

$5,300/person - 14 days

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Alaska camping, hotels, and more

Anchorage, Alaska

Crow Pass Cabin

From $75/night

Anchorage, Alaska

Williwaw Campground

From $18/night

Angoon, Alaska

Church Bight Cabin

From $35/night

Angoon, Alaska

Hasselborg Creek Cabin

From $15/night

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