Whether it's a few hours or an extra day, leave some room in your schedule for an Alaska adventure.Scott McMurren

Tourism has proven a huge boon to Skagway in recent years, but the Southeast Alaska town will soon have to decide on its future with one of its biggest tourism players.

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From Denali to Juneau, there are plenty of fabulous glaciers for hikers, climbers, boaters and sightseersScott McMurren

The University of Alaska Museum of the North opened an exhibit dedicated to dinosaurs in Alaska in May. It has teeth, skeletons and tracks of the extinct reptiles and their contemporaries that have never been seen by the public before. “Expedition Alaska: Dinosaurs” is the first show of its kind at the museum and, as such, “fairly monumental,” said Earth sciences curator Patrick Druckenmiller.

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The dominant political message in Alaska may be about economics, but Obama consistently focused primarily on the environment during his trip, frustrating some politicians but bringing crucial truths into the public eye.Dermot Cole
OPINION: Anchorage is ready to play its part in the wise opening of the Arctic region.Mayor Ethan Berkowitz
Don't let those chilly mornings dampen your travel spirits. Layer up and save on late-season dealsScott McMurren

Art Wolfe, host of the PBS series "Travels to the Edge," was leading a workshop in Katmai National Park when he experimented with his GoPro and captured video of bright-red sockeye salmon. 

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Bryan Keith, a filmmaker based in Los Angeles, visited the Kenai Peninsula in June 2015 to earn his floatplane pilot rating. During his downtime, he and fellow pilot/filmmaker Shane McClafferty took the opportunity to film the incredible landscape.

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Here's a selection of deals to places that start with "K" -- a kaleidoscope of Alaska travel bargains available only in the fall.Scott McMurren
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