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Guest Post: Bird Watching at Manitoba

small bird

I spent a week in Alaska this August where I was lucky enough to stay with my lovely extended family. I’m an avid birder from the east coast, so before I continue I must concede that visiting my family wasn’t the only reason I ventured over to Alaska – I came hungry for new birds.  …

Join Us! AK Huts Annual Meeting, May 10th

Alaska wilderness

Dear Alaska Huts Supporter, Thanks to all of you who came out, danced, bid, and auctioned at our annual fundraiser, A Flannel Affair. It was a blast and we can’t wait to do it all again next year. But now, it’s time to get down to business. We invite you to join Alaska Huts board and…

Alaska Huts: More than Recreation

Sarah Zerkel in tent

Nothing speaks more fluently to the heart of Alaskans than sunny days in the backcountry, time in the wilderness with friends, or gutting it out on a remote trail. So naturally, as an Alaskan and avid outdoor-enjoyer, I immediately took the opportunity to join the ranks of an organization aimed at backcountry fun. I’m a…

Guest Post: Sunny Skies and Untracked Runs

skier heading down run

I’ve had the pleasure of skiing the Summit Lake area for many years.  This past week my wife and I decided to stay at the Manitoba Cabin for the first time since the recent improvements.  We arrived under sunny skies and were greeted by a friendly group of families already enjoying their stay at the cabin.  We stayed in…

Alaska Huts Presents: A Flannel Affair

A Flannel Affair flyer

Please join Alaska Huts for an evening with friends, comfort food, beverages, and music to rock you by Anchorage’s own, Sassafras.  Put on your coziest cabin casuals and no frills fireside garb!  There’ll be prizes for folks taking comfort to new fashion frontiers! $10 cover with proceeds going to Alaska Huts. Where:  Tap Root Public House…

Pick.Click.Give And Support Alaska’s Nonprofits

pick click give flyer

With the recent start to a new year, it means it’s time again for Alaskans to file for the Permanent Fund Dividend. We are excited to be participating in the Pick.Click.Give program for the seventh consecutive year. Pick.Click.Give provides a unique way for Alaskans to support local nonprofits. In 2015 over 33,000 people contributed all…