It isn't just the mountains, sparkling lakes or glaciers that draw travellers to Alaska but the magic in the land, its mystical boreal pull. It's a place that ignites the imaginations of people who live in the city but long to wander in the woods.
Alaska Travel - Dreaming of a maritime
smorgasbord of ice-blue glaciers,
countless waterfalls, and snow-covered
mountains spiking up from the water's
edge? Hoping to see pods of orcas
and spouting humpback whales, sea
otters, puffins, and eagles? Want
to watch dozens of bears feast on
wild salmon? Do it on an Alaska cruise.
Mt. Denali awaits you. So do 76 million
acres of national wildlife refuges,
54 million acres of national parks
and preserves, and 23 million acres
of national forests. Travel to Alaska,
the state that holds fast as America's
last frontier and protects the wildness
of more than 40% of the state.
Small-ship cruise programs give you
the chance to view wildlife, primordial
forests, massive cliffs, and the abundant
nesting sites of bald eagles, all
while enjoying the comforts of small