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Stay in the Heart of the Wilderness at Anchorage Vacation Rentals

Anchorage, with its international airport, is the perfect place to serve as a base for an Alaskan vacation. As the modern world continually eats into the world’s wilderness areas, Alaska has managed to find a balance between the modern and wilderness. Because of this, there is no place quite like this anywhere on earth. Anchorage cabins are found around the 21st century city, in the heart of the wilderness.

Breathe in Clean Fresh air at Anchorage Cabins

Alaska is all about the great outdoors. Visitors to Anchorage vacation rentals come here for the experiences of real outdoor life. Many visitors find the variety of watersports a great part of their vacation. Don’t choose between racing down the river, clinging to the raft as it bounces through the rapids, or a leisurely paddle down a silent stretch of water surrounded by the breathtaking beauty of the wilderness while you search for otters. Do both! Then take a kayak out and go in search of the local Puffins. Whether you are a die-hard fisherman or have yet to try, pick up a rod and head out. Fishermen here throw back ones that elsewhere would get place of honor on the wall. There is over 34,000 miles of coast and endless rivers and lakes to try. The two main catches here are king salmon and halibut. Catching dinner is so much more fun than buying it at the grocery store.

From mild to wild, the skiing and hiking trails are designed to suit anyone. Gentle walks through the forests to mountain hikes where the reward is the stunning views, there is something for all. There area around Anchorage also has a wide variety of biking trails. There is also the unique experience of glacier hiking.

Watch how the Bears Fish, Then try it Yourself

Other than the year-round outdoor activities, visitors flock here to see sights unlike anywhere else. And there are a variety of once-in-a-lifetime trips to be made here. For a close up look at Alaska’s uniqueness, visitors should take a cruise to see the glaciers and wildlife. Getting up close to the towers of ice is a unique experience. One of the best ways to really understand the beauty of the environment is to fly over it. For locals, it can be an everyday occurrence but for visitors, it is a once-in-a-lifetime trip.

No one should leave Alaska without coming face to face with a bear. Appreciate these huge, wild creatures in their own habitat at Denali National Park. Or take a specific trip and go bear-viewing at Brooks River Falls and watch the bears fish. That really is an incredible sight. Enjoy the thrill of dog sledding and take the chance to race through the forests, tucked into a sled pulled by beautiful Huskies. What a uniquely Alaskan experience is available close to Anchorage cabins.

When planning what to take home as souvenirs or gifts, consider the beautiful handmade local clothing and toys, charming gold nugget jewelry and hand-carved ivory or jade. There is obviously a wide variety of animal skins and fur as well as seal oil candles. You may like some of the beautiful woven baskets, made from local beach grass or bark. There are also traditional Alaskan delicacies such as smoked or canned salmon, and items made from the wealth of local berries. You can even find reindeer sausage.

Plenty of Options With Anchorage Lodging

There is Anchorage lodging available for any size of family or group. Choose from a wide variety of properties, such as those in the city center, with an ocean or lake view, or at the foot of a mountain. Choose from spacious homes, cozy cottages, apartments or condos. Each property comes with just about everything a visitor could possibly desire to make their home in the stunning state of Alaska.

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