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Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventure
Glacier Gardens Rainforest Adventure Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Juneau, AK
Tour in Juneau, AK USA

Discover a botanical garden paradise nestled in the midst of the mighty Tongass Rainforest. Guided tours aboard easily accessible shuttles escort you through beautifully designed landscapes and into the heart of the Alaskan temperate rainforest. We invite you to tour fifty acres of Southeast Alaska's lush rainforest with one of our knowledgeable tour guides.


Mendenhall Glacier
Mendenhall Glacier Top Attraction!
Tour in Juneau, AK USA

The Mendenhall Glacier is the most popular visitor attraction in Southeast Alaska and is a short distance from downtown. Visitors may choose from several shuttles, guided tours, and public transportation to enjoy the glacier and the surrounding area.

Alaska Mountain Flying Service
Alaska Mountain Flying Service Top Attraction!
National Park in Haines, AK USA

Glacier flightseeing. Glacier Bay National Park. Experienced pilot. New Bush Hawk aircraft. Incredibly large panoramic windows and engaging conversation. Beach and glacier landings.

Alaska State Museum
Alaska State Museum Top Attraction! things to do on a rainy day in Juneau, AK
Museum in Juneau, AK USA

The Alaska State Museum has been the official repository of Alaska's history since 1900. It is home to more than 23,000 artifacts, works of fine art and natural history and features both permanent and temporary exhibitions.

1st Choice Charters
1st Choice Charters
Fishing in Haines, AK USA

4 and 6 hour fishing charters. 2 hour sight seeing charters We are located and operate seasonally out of Beautiful Haines, Alaska. We offer Salmon and Halibut fishing charters, along with sightseeing charters. The First Choice is a 27ft. Albin Sport fishing boat with a large, semi-covered fishing deck.


Alaska Heli-Skiing & Alaska Guide School
Alaska Heli-Skiing & Alaska Guide School
Skiing in Haines, AK USA

Custom winter helicopter adventures for people of all abilities. Big terrain and first descents are the rule with many runs over 4,000 vertical feet. Learn to be a heli-guide.

Alaska Mountain Guides
Alaska Mountain Guides
Recreation in Haines, AK USA
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Mountaineering Courses, Heli-Ski, Sea Kayaking, Hiking trips For over 20 years, Alaska Mountain Guides and Climbing School (AMG) has been the premier outdoor adventure guide service and climbing school with guided trips in Alaska.

Alaska Raft Connection, LLC
Alaska Raft Connection, LLC
Rafting in Anchorage, AK USA
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Inflatable Boats, Rafting and Float Trip Camping Gear Rental The Alaska Raft Connection is an accomplished, knowledgeable, resident owned and operated inflatable raft rental and river trip service based in Anchorage, Alaska.

American Bald Eagle Foundation
American Bald Eagle Foundation things to do on a rainy day in Haines, AK
Recreation in Haines, AK USA

Interpretive wildlife displays featuring a diorama that represents the 48,000-acre Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve. Live eagle and raptor presentations in our new raptor center.


Anchorage 5th Avenue Mall
Anchorage 5th Avenue Mall things to do on a rainy day in Anchorage, AK
Shopping in Anchorage, AK USA

A Simon Mall Alaska's Premiere Tax-Free Retail Destination including the state's only Apple Store, Banana Republic, Buckle, Lush Cosmetics, Michael Kors, Pandora, Sephora and department stores Nordstrom and JC Penney.

Bear and Raven Adventure Theater
Bear and Raven Adventure Theater things to do on a rainy day in Anchorage, AK
Theatre in Anchorage, AK USA

Alaskan films and interactive attractions From Brown Bears to the Iditarod, get an exclusive look at Alaska in the comfort of our modern, Alaskan family owned theater. Tickets only $15 for a double feature.

Chilkat River Adventures
Chilkat River Adventures
Tour in Haines, AK USA

Where the road ends, your adventure begins. Enjoy a comfortable, scenic jet boat tour in the Bald Eagle Preserve.

Chilkoot State Recreation Area
Chilkoot State Recreation Area
Recreation in Haines, AK USA

A 32 site state campground with great possibilities of bear viewing at the Chilkoot River.

Dejon Delights - Smokery & Alaskan Made Gifts
Dejon Delights - Smokery & Alaskan Made Gifts things to do on a rainy day in Haines, AK
Shopping in Haines, AK USA

Wild Alaskan Smoked Salmon, Halibut & Alaskan Made Gifts Dejon Delights has been "Smoking Alaska's Finest" Salmon, Halibut and Black Cod for over 25 years. We are a family run business located in Haines, Alaska. Dejon Delights buys all it's fish from local fishermen, and all of the fish is ocean run.

Denali Outdoor Center, Inc.
Denali Outdoor Center, Inc.
Rafting in Denali National Park, AK USA

Raft, kayak and mountain bike adventures in Denali Park, AK Celebrating 14 years of adventure in Denali National Park. Travelers of all ages and abilities will enjoy whitewater and scenic rafting, kayaking and mountain bike adventures.

Eagle Preserve Floats
Eagle Preserve Floats
Rafting in Haines, AK USA

Sightseeing/Rafting

Earth Center Adventures, Inc
Earth Center Adventures, Inc
Recreation in Haines, AK USA

FLYDRAKE Alaskan style flightseeing to Glacier Bay and beyond. Beach and glacier landings with year-round resident pilot in his Cessna 180 - 53' Charlie or Cessna 206. Family Rates.

Family Air Tours
Family Air Tours
Recreation in Ketchikan, AK USA

Air Taxi that provides tours and charter from Ketchikan, AK Air tour company specializes in flights to the Misty Fjords for fly-out fishing, bear viewing, camping drop-offs, charters, and glacier tours. From Ketchikan, Alaska.

First Out, Last In Yacht Adventures, Glacier Bay Nat'l Park
First Out, Last In Yacht Adventures, Glacier Bay Nat'l Park
Recreation in All Locations, AK USA

Alaskan live-aboard private yacht cruises, 4-to-6 people Experience this exciting adventure with born-and-raised lifelong Alaskan Captain Craig Loomis and wife (and crew) Sheri.

Haines Brewery
Haines Brewery things to do on a rainy day in Haines, AK
Recreation in Haines, AK USA

Fresh ales by the growler to go or by the glass on premise.

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Best Time to Visit Alaska


The best time to visit Alaska is in the summer and winter. Summer temperatures are cool with averages in the mid 50's and highs in the low 60's. Nights are cold with lows in the mid 40's. Winter temperatures are cold with averages in the low 20's and highs in the upper 20's. Winter nights are cold with lows in the mid 10's.

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Monthly Temperatures in Alaska


Month Low Avg High
January 11.2 16.9 22.6
February 14.1 20.5 26.9
March 20.2 27.4 34.6
April 29.8 37.7 45.4
May 39.4 47.7 56.0
June 46.9 55.0 63.1
July 50.2 58.0 65.8
August 47.8 55.7 63.5
September 41.0 48.0 55.0
October 30.6 36.1 41.5
November 19.0 24.3 29.5
December 14.3 19.6 24.8

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