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7 Reasons Why Fall Is The Best Time Of Year In Alaska

Of all the seasons in Alaska, fall takes the cake for most beautiful and best time of year. Snowfall is SO close you can smell it. The leaves are turning, the wildlife activity is ramping up as creatures prepare for the long cold winter, even festivals and events are at an all time high around the state.

Alaska may be known for its incredible summers, impressive cruises, or beautiful winters, but fall in Alaska is often overlooked and quite possibly the best time of year to explore the state. It’s early enough that you still have time to plan a lovely trip for this autumn, just check out the list and enjoy your Alaskan fall!


Is fall your favorite season? If so, let me know why in the comments!

Casea Peterson
Casea Peterson grew up archery hunting, fishing, and camping throughout the Pacific Northwest. Motivated by her love for the outdoors she moved to Alaska to attend school and to spend time exploring the last frontier. If she doesn’t have a pen in hand or her nose in a book, she can be found out on a lake or up in the woods around a fire with friends.