Many May Not Realize That These 11 Things Are Actually Illegal in Alaska

Laws in Alaska sometimes cross the line between completely obvious and awkwardly confusing. But hey, we’re just here to write the story because there is no way in the world that we could even attempt to digest the meaning behind some of these laws. From feeding alcohol to moose, carrying slingshots around town and waking bears up to take selfies – these laws are so “Only in Alaska!” If none of them surprise you, then you’re definitely more of a sourdough than us!

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What are your thoughts on these surprising laws in Alaska? Do you know of any others that would be good to add to the list?