Things to do in Nome Alaska Nome has a fascinating gold history, however I wasn’t there to pan for gold, I was there to be nowhere.  With only 3 roads that connect you to nothing, Nome is a unique place to visit in remote Alaska.

Things to do in Nome Alaska Nome has a fascinating gold history, however I wasn’t there to pan for gold, I was there to be nowhere. With only 3 roads that connect you to nothing, Nome is a unique place to visit in remote Alaska.

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Balto Statue in Central Park--Back in 1925 Nome, Alaska was stricken with a horrific diphtheria outbreak. Not enough antitoxin was available to treat all the sick until teams of mushers and sled dogs battled a blinding blizzard and traveled 674 miles to deliver the medicine.

Balto Statue in Central Park--Back in 1925 Nome, Alaska was stricken with a horrific diphtheria outbreak. Not enough antitoxin was available to treat all the sick until teams of mushers and sled dogs battled a blinding blizzard and traveled 674 miles to deliver the medicine.

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