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11 Things People ALWAYS Ask When They Find Out You’re From Alaska

People sure ask the strangest things when they find out you’re from Alaska. I’ve heard a lot of stupid questions too, like “Are there even grocery stores up there?” or “Do you have to ski to work?” I always roll my eyes and offer up a sarcastic answer… Yes, the sun shines on Alaska 24/7 all year round because we rock and why shouldn’t it. Here are some other very odd and awkward questions Alaskans hear a lot when they travel outside the state.

Let us know what other quirky questions you’ve heard in the comments! I’m sure they will be funny.

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.