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Mini Travel Guides

Mini Travel Guides

Hatcher Pass Alaska- A guide for exploring the Mat-Su Valley

Hiker sits upon a craggy peak looking to the distance with low clouds in the talkeetna mountains

If raw and rugged mountainous landscape and expansive valleys of colorful tundra are your vision of beauty then Hatcher Pass in Alaska can’t be missed! Take a drive along the scenic 60-mile Hatcher Pass Road with plenty of opportunities for hiking, sightseeing and photography along the way. Go back in time to Alaska’s gold rush days and explore the decaying remnants of an abandoned mining town. Backpack to the most picturesque red cabin set amid towering, jagged peaks of the Talkeetna Mountains. Visit a seemingly idealistic and charming Alaska town perfectly framed by the Talkeetna and Chugach Mountain Ranges. Hatcher Pass is certainly Alaska’s lesser-known gem!

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Denali National Park
Hiking, Camping, and Photography:
A Comprehensive Guide

mt Denali in September with tundra and boreal forests below and light clouds hovering around mountain

There are many different experiences that Denali offers depending on your budget and travel style. This Denali National Park travel guide will focus on living what we consider an authentic, DIY experience. This includes information for hiking on and off-trail, camping, and points of interest along Denali Park Road.

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