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Seven Glaciers Restaurant at Alyeska Resort in Girdwood, Alaska

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Ski Alaska at Alyeska Resort in Girdwood

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Alaska Native Heritage Center

Tlingit Totem Pole at the Native Heritage Center in Anchorage Alaska




With towering mountains plus pristine waters so full of fish, Alaska is a cool destination among the adventure-minded, moms and dads included.

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One of Alaska's biggest events takes place in the winter: the Iditarod, the 1,100-mile sled dog race from Anchorage to Nome that is held each March. Sixty-four mushers began the 2002 race, which Martin Buser won in 8 days, 22 hours and 46 minutes. His time was a record, but it fell in 2011 when John Baker finished three hours earlier. Eighty-two mushers competed in the 2007 race. One hundred eleven signed up for the 2008 race. The race begins on a Saturday in early March in downtown…