Alaska

 

In Alaska you can find fjords, frozen ice fields, steaming volcanoes and towering peaks, like Mount McKinley (6,194 m) and Mount Saint Elias (5,489 m). There are 15 national parks, including the six largest in the country: Wrangell-Saint Elias, Gates of the Arctic, Denali, Lake Clark, Katmai and Glacier Bay. The state capital is Juneau and Anchorage is the largest city.

 

 

Alaska

 

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United States

 

Juneau

 

City of Juneau as seen from Mount Roberts (© Travel Juneau).

 

Whales

 

Canada

 

Map North America

 

Whales in Alaska (© Travel Juneau).

 

Bering Sea

 

Scene in Wrangell, a borough in the island of Wrangell, in southeastern Alaska.

 

 

Arctic

 

 

View of Mendenhall Glacier from brotherhood bridge in Juneau (© State of Alaska/Mark Kelley).

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Colorado

 

 

 

Wrangell

 

 

 

 

 

Alaska glacier

 

 

Skagway

 

Parks Chicago

 

 

 

Scenery in Prince William Sound (credit: State of Alaska / Chris McLennan).

 

Train over bridge, entering tunnel in Skagway, White Pass & Yukon Route Railroad (credit: State of Alaska / Reinhard Pantke).

 

 

 

Cruise ship docked in downtown Skagway (credit: State of Alaska / Reinhard Pantke).

 

 

Train Skagway

 

USA

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Credit: State of Alaska / Reinhard Pantke