USA - Alaska (PDF Chapter)


This is the Alaska chapter from Lonely Planet’s USA guidebook.

Raw, unforgiving and humongous in scale, nowhere else in North America can you climb an unclimbed mountain, walk where no human has trodden before, or venture into a national park that gets fewer annual visitors than the International Space Station.

  • view the world’s largest bears feast on salmon on emerald green Kodiak Island
  • maps
  • uncover Russia’s history in Alaska at Sitka National Historical Park
  • transport
  • hike alongside Alaska’s most popular river of ice, Mendenhall Glacier
  • restaurants & accommodation

Coverage includes: Anchorage, Southeast Alaska, Wrangell, Sitka, Juneau, Haines, Skagway, The Interior and Fairbanks.

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