17 Reasons Why You Should Never, Ever Move To Alaska

Oh, Alaska – you big, beautiful, burly beast of a state. With your never ending challenges and your epic extremes. It’s almost as if Mother Nature can’t make up her mind and Father Time is putting us all through a never ending test of turbulence. But then again, we wouldn’t live here if we didn’t have such a delightful and devious obsession with the craziness that the Alaska life throws our way. You see, the struggles make us stronger and the breathtaking beautiful that surrounds us makes it all worth the while. But adjusting to life in the last frontier doesn’t come easy. See for yourself…

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/

For more good stuff, check out these 20 extremely weird things that only Alaskans do. You’ll also relate to these 22 things that Alaskans miss terribly when they leave home.