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Huge Moose In Anchorage. Photo By Clark James Mishler

Moose sightings within Anchorage basin are always a treat and, luckily, a regular occurence. While generally docile, keep your distance as these giant ungulates like their space.

30 Things People In Alaska Have To Explain To Out-Of-Towners. I have had to do this many times when I was living in Anchorage.

30 Things to Learn About Living in Alaska

Sled dog racing, Anchorage, Alaska!

Sled dog races include "sprint" races over relatively short distances of 4 to 100 miles, mid-distance races from 100 to 300 miles, or long-distance races of 300 to over 1000 miles

Grizzlys in Anchorage, Alaska

10 things to do (and eat) in and around Anchorage, Alaska

Browsing moose, Mt. Susitna ... under a Winter moon near Anchorage, Alaska. - by Marc Lester Photo

under a Winter moon near Anchorage, Alaska. - by Marc Lester Photo

Juneau, Alaska. Helicopter ride with Coastal Helicopters to Herbert Glacier, dog-sledding and glacier walking.

Go on a 'real' (non-touristy) dogsled ride in the wild, with a local dog sled team! Photo from: Juneau, Alaska.

Skagway Port Information, Cruise Reviews and Shore Excursions

We took an Alaskan cruise for our anniversary. The tiny town of Skagway, AK was by far my favorite port of call!

Skagway, Alaska

Skagway was nicer than Juneau and, although it had the same souvenir shops, there was a much more 'frontier' feeling about the place.