7 Incredible Alaska Day Trips You Can Take By Train

Anyone who lives in Alaska knows that the road system can be quite the lofty challenge to tackle. With such a huge state, even a simple day trip generally means spending hours upon end on the wide open road. But worry not; there is a much welcomed alternative that will make you happy as can be. Hop on the railroad and enjoy any of these seven incredible day trips that will lead you to some of the most unforgettable places in the last frontier.

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 pictures and information about #7 on our list, check out this historic train ride in Alaska that will lead you straight into another country. This one epic hike in Alaska will also lead you straight into another country.