11 Town Names In Alaska That Are Downright Tongue Twisters

Alaska has a lot of places with names that outsiders have a hard time deciphering. From the various Alaska native languages to the random names pioneers gave to towns, we have a lot of crazy town names that are serious tongue twisters. But after you read this article, you will sound like a local when you travel through Alaska. Practice these tongue twister town names and you will be ready for adventures this summer in Alaska.

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Learn more information about Alaska Native place names here.

 

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How many of these towns have you been to?