For author Donna Dewhurst and hundreds of others still alive today, Amchitka holds a personal story that bonds them.
Photographer Jeff Schultz shares the story from his journey in Lake Clark National Park scouting for a place to hold Alaskan bear photo tours.
Within a few years it may be possible to take go sightseeing from Kodiak to space. An advanced balloon will lift a capsule to the edge of the atmosphere.
The Kanatak Trail is a historic route that has been used for centuries to cross between the Pacific Ocean and Bristol Bay via Becharof Lake.
St. Matthew, buffered by the Bering Sea and 209 miles away from the nearest village, is among the most remote areas of Alaska.
Erin McKittrick let her 10-year-old son plan a family trip in Katmai National Park. The adventure was an exercise in decision making and childhood joy.
The Nulato Hills will never draw the attention that Alaska’s prouder mountains receive. Their voice is too subtle, rivers too tranquil. The hills quietly protect their prize with difficult access, and the reward is well worth the challenge, even if there isn’t a feast waiting at the finish.
Former Alaska Writer Laureate Nancy Lord takes us along for her week visiting Adak Island on the Aleutian chain.
Katmai’s Valley of Ten Thousand Smokes STEPPING OUT OF THE BUSH PLANE INTO THE VALLEY OF TEN THOUSAND SMOKES, my shoes sink into the ash and pumice. A…