15 Mountain Towns In Alaska That Are Straight Out Of A Storybook

Anyone who lives in or who has ever visited Alaska knows that once you’ve seen the lustrous peaks of the last frontier, nothing else in the world can compare. Not only is Alaska the largest state in the nation, but it is also home to 14 stunningly beautiful mountain ranges. Alaska is home to the highest peak in North America – Denali, which sits at a staggering 20,310 feet.

At the base of these incredible mountains sit many picturesque towns that have a way of instantly making you feel right at home. These 15 are a great jumping point, but there truly are so many others that are also worthy of writing home about as well.

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/

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