Alaska is the 49th and largest state in the
United States of America
. Separated from the rest of the country, by
, Alaska lies on the Arctic Circle.
Popular in Alaska
Denali National Park
Denali National Park is a United States National Park that is home to Mt. McKinley, North America's highest mountain, known to the native Athabascan Indians as Denali.
Anchorage is the largest city in Alaska, located in the
region. Anchorage is a cosmopolitan port city with a population of over 300,000.
Juneau is the capital city of Alaska, located in the state's
region, with a population of about 30,000 and an area bigger than Rhode Island or Delaware.
Southcentral Alaska is a region of Alaska, home to its largest population center around
, on the north Pacific Ocean.
Southeastern Alaska is a region of Alaska. Sometimes called the "panhandle", it is a thin strip of land and islands between Canada's
and the northern Pacific Ocean.
Central Alaska is a region in Alaska. The greater Fairbanks area is a strange place.
Arctic Alaska, also referred to as Far North Alaska, is a vast region of Alaska extending from around the
Circle to the Arctic Ocean.
Southwestern Alaska is a region in Alaska, including the Aleutian Islands and the mainland which forms the "chin" of Alaska.
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