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Winter Wonderland

It has been a wonderful winter so far. We have snow, we have warm weather, relatively speaking, and we have snowmachines! We have been riding as much as we can; personally and with clients. So far we have ridden in Willow, Eureka, and Valdez. We are hoping to head to Seward to ride this next…

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Where Have We Been

We have been so busy already this summer. We have had so much going on and look forward to continuing that this summer! It has already been so gorgeous and I hope that means this summer will be much like the last. Well, I would prefer a little more rain, but holy cow it was…

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We’re Back

Holy wow it has been an experience trying to get back into the swing of things after vacation! Hawaii was so fun and I am so grateful that we have an awesome staff and an even better mother-in-law! We left for the week not having but 1 tour booked and ended up having…

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Where Have We Been

Holy cow it has been WAY TOO LONG! We have been having such a great and busy last couple of weeks. Lets start with follow up from my last post about the avalanche close to the Nelchina Glacier. Because of the avalanche the trail got eaten up. It was very bad and the snow has…

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Mix of Emotion

This weekend was a mix of emotion. Our son, Ryder, turned 4 on Saturday and all he wanted to do was to go snowmachining. We, of course, knew we had to make it happen. A little back story, we were originally going to head up to Hatcher Pass because its closer and Ryder would be…

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What a Weekend

Wow what a weekend! We had a beautiful weekend, and hope that all of you did as well! We had our guide, Kevin took 2 different couples up to Yentna Station. Both couples had a fantastic time! D&M was one of the couples and they said they had such a great time! They said that…

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Iditarod Trail on Monday

Beautiful day on the trail As our followers may know, we normally blog about facts you may need or want to know. We have decided to add to that. We are now going to start blogging in a more personal way as well. We want you to see…

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Practicing Proper Trail Etiquette

Here at Alaska Backcountry Adventure Tours, we’re firm believers that there are few things more thrilling than spending a day exploring the Alaskan wilderness from the back of a snowmobile. It’s a great way to traverse the rugged terrain in our area and get a first-hand look at the beautiful native wildlife. It’s important to…

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This Winter, Get a Close-Up Look at the Famous Knik Glacier

November has arrived, and that means it’s finally time to get back on our ATVs and snowmobiles and kick off another great season of adventuring in Alaska. Here at Alaska Backcountry, we’ve been chomping at the bit to hit the trail and share some of our favorite local sights with our guests. Today we’ll give…

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Facts About Alaska You Might Not Know

There is so much to learn about every area of the United States, and Alaska is no exception. Even lifelong residents of the state discover new things about it on a regular basis, and visitors are always excited to find out something new about it during every trip. Before your next Alaska vacation, brush…

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We look forward to having you join us for one of our amazing year-round, locally guided adventures in the spectacular Alaskan backcountry.