Talkeetna’s Main Street is a jumping off point for many tourist activities: dining, museums, shops, fishing, zip lining, flightseeing, river and railroad tours.
Museum of Alaska Transportation and Industry has historic aircraft, railroad equipment, old farm machinery, mining and military equipment.
It’s Christmas year-round in North Pole on the Richardson Highway. But, of course, the elves are extra busy during the holidays.
Motorists heading southbound on the Richardson Highway enjoy alpine views as they make their way toward Thompson Pass.
Quartz Lake Road off the Richardson Highway leads to Quartz Lake State Recreation area, several camping sites, and an up-close view of the trans-Alaska pipeline.
Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center is a favorite stop for Seward Highway travelers. This wildlife park features Alaska mammals.
The Kodiak History Museum, operated by the Kodiak Historical Society, is located in the oldest building in Alaska.
The Whittier Army Port Historic District Walking Tour is located in the original townsite area on the south side of the rail yard.