Charming Alaska Small Towns That You’re Bound To Fall Head Over Heels For
By: Courtney Dowd-Stanley
When you think about charming Alaska small towns, what’s the first thing that comes to mind? Maybe it’s whimsical waterside retreats where vast mountain peaks jolt out of the sea. Or maybe it’s a secluded oasis in the middle of nowhere, perfect for unplugging and enjoying a brief escape from standard society norms. When quarantining makes you stir-crazy, it’s hard to resist the urge to hop on a road-trip and fill your metaphorical cup with freedom, rejuvenation, and a newfound positive perspective. So we’ve compiled a list of happy, idyllic, wonderful little unique places in the Last Frontier that we’re sure you’ll love. After each town name is a blue title with clickable link – so feel free to give them a “tap” and learn a little something special about what each and every one has to offer. 🙂
1: Homer, Alaska – Named One Of The Happiest Seaside Town’s In America
2: Talkeetna, Alaska – Once Home To A Lovable Cat Mayor, Always A Gem To Visit + Striking Denali Views
3: Girdwood, Alaska – Named Among World’s Top 10 Greatest Mountain Towns
4: Kodiak, Alaska – Discover Rugged, Untamed Wilderness On Alaska’s Scenic Emerald Isle
5: Port Alsworth, Alaska – Off The Grid For World Class Brown Bear Viewing In Lake Clark National Park
6: Whittier, Alaska – Gateway To Prince William Sound & Named Weirdest Town In America
7: Valdez, Alaska – Famously Known As The Land Of Majestic Waterfalls
11: Seldovia, Alaska – An Alluring Escape Off The Beaten Path From Kachemak Bay To Jakolof Bay
Do you have any fond memories living in or visiting any of these charming Alaska small towns?
Looking for another great read? You’ll enjoy: Road-Trippin’ Alaska; Your perfect way to escape the crowds in 2020. Also, enjoy checking out America’s least-visited National Park located right here in Alaska. For a good laugh, you might also enjoy these 15 times Alaska moose thought they were humans and got caught on candid camera.