Welcome North! ExploreNorth is the world's largest Web site that focusses on travel in, and the history of, Alaska, the Yukon Territory, Northwest Territories and northern British Columbia.
The thousands of pages of information rely heavily on photography, both historic and current, to share our passion for this region.
A major rebuild is currently underway, and the site search engine is the best way to find much of the information until new navigation is created. In particular, the community and highway guides that are an important part of the site for many of our readers are being re-designed and re-written.
This Week's Features:
Hiking the Summit Peak Trail in Stone Mountain Park
If you're looking for a hiking adventure when you drive the Alaska Highway, this one is superb.
The Matanuska Colony: The New Deal in Alaska
In 1935, President Franklin D. Roosevelt offered 203 families from Minnesota, Wisconsin and Michigan the chance to start fresh in a new land.
Nineteen Elk Brought from Alberta to Yukon, 1951
The start of an ultimately successful program to introduce elk and bison to the Yukon.
Tracks across Greenland ice, 60 years apart
Two scientific expeditions following the same route across the Greenland Ice Cap show large changes in snow and ice conditions.
Alaska/Yukon RV Travel Books
All the latest guide books (The Milepost 2014, Church's, Alaska for Dummies, etc), as well as the classics.
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