25 Things You Have To Do Before You’re An Official Alaskan

Those born in Alaska might argue that you’ll never become an official Alaskan if you weren’t born here originally. However, we beg to differ. So many people come to Alaska and fall so completely in love that they end up never leaving. To us, the ones that are passionate about the last frontier and all that it has to offer – those are the real Alaskans. But first, these 25 things are crucial to your induction. Good luck!

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

If any of those 25 items surprised you, you’ll definitely get a kick out of these 20 extremely weird things that only people in Alaska do. After you’ve lived in Alaska you’ll be able to completely understand these 22 things that Alaskans miss terribly when they leave home.