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Palmer, Alaska

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  • Chickaloon, Alaska

    The Perfect Weekend Getaway from Anchorage

    STAY:  -Sheep Mountain Lodge : this is such a beautiful setting.  There are several options for lodging, you can even camp.  I would recommend booking a private room/cabin with a shared bathroom, that's all you need. The bathroom is so clean and there are multiple so you will never have to wait. ...
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  • 7 Days in Alaska

    After a bit of mountain biking in town, we headed into Chugach State Park -- practically Anchorage's backyard. The epic ridge lines, green valleys and endless peaks on the horizon were a treat. It's easy to be jealous of the insanely close access to these beautiful mountains. The Matanuska River...
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  • 5 Great Hikes Near Anchorage, Alaska

    Before you go: Chugach State Park is home to bears and moose. Consider carrying a bear bell or bear pepper spray, and definitely be familiar of what you should do in case of encountering one of them. The weather can change fast in Alaska so be prepared for anything -- bring a rain and warm layer ...
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  • The Perfect Gear for the Perfect Alaskan Adventure

    Get Lost Travel Van With a full kitchen (including a sink and fridge), sleeping arrangements, and interior couch, Get Lost Travel Vans feel like a home away from home. A comfortable road trip is a successful road trip, and choosing the right vehicle is the most important step! Eddie Bauer BC Eve...
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