30 Life Lessons Everyone Learns Growing Up In Alaska

Life in Alaska is anything but ordinary. In the last frontier we do things a little differently. We live off the grid, away from the crowds and we are always prepared to weather the storm. We love our seclusion and we are one with nature. We live off the land, we harvest our wild game, we trap animals to produce warm and durable clothing, we eat the freshest seafood in the world – and we don’t apologize for any of it. Check out these 30 life lessons everyone learns growing up in Alaska.

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/

What life lessons did you learn growing up in Alaska?