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Great American Adventures in Alaska

Big, bold, and beautiful, Alaska is a captivating land of ancient glaciers, majestic wildlife and an enchanting culture that welcomes travelers with open arms. The 49th state also offers myriad opportunities for exciting glacial explorations and kayaking tours, along with more leisurely pursuits such as birding or local ale tastings. 309 more words

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Valentine's Day Afloat Throwback

With Valentine’s Day upon us, I’ve found myself reminiscing about last year’s Valentine’s Day afloat. Rob was fishing out of Sitka, Alaska, last winter and I had a 3 day weekend so I flew up to spend Valentine’s Day with my valentine aboard the F/V Fool’s Gold. 796 more words


Carnival slates 14-day Alaska sailing on Splendour

Picture of Carnival Splendor in Alaska.

Carnival Cruise Line said its Carnival Splendor will offer a 14-day Alaska cruise from Long Beach, Calif., in 2018. 91 more words

Carnival Cruise Line

Sitka National Historical Park issues public reminder of pet regulations on trails

Rangers and visitors at Sitka National Historical Park have recently observed a number of dogs off leash within the park. This is a violation of park regulations. 224 more words


I Left a Piece of My Heart In Sitka

​The end of my 2016 took place in the stunning city of Sitka, Alaska. A charming, colorful seaport, engulfed with friendly citizens, beautiful landscapes, spunky houses and frigid air. 1,485 more words

Origins of the Sitka Mission

By Rebecca Poulson Presented at the Alaska Historical Society Annual Meeting, Cordova, Alaska 2015

I have been working on the history of the Sheldon Jackson School and College, which began as a Presbyterian mission in Sitka in 1878. 3,514 more words

Alaska History

The fiasco that was: A recap of my 2016 Alberta hunting season

Well, to say that my 2016 hunting season was interesting would be an understatement. Having been away for university in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan since 2012, I have only managed to make it back for 1 hunting season, meaning this year was the first time I had been out since November of 2013. 1,486 more words

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