Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve of Alaska is part of a 24-million-acre World Heritage Site, which also includes Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve and the Tatshenshini-Alsek Park in British Columbia. The park is made up of more than the famous glaciers — rugged, high mountain peaks; fjords, inlets, rivers, and streams; as well as forests, foothills, plains, and wet tundra compose a symphony of wilderness scenery, making it a unique lifetime experience.

After 30 years of living “Alaska Wild” in his hand-built cabin, his legend to thrive off the land lives on forever!

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Dick Proenneke's cabin - stove and window

Majestic reflections in Alaska. I know I have pinned Alaska pictures before, but is there anything as beautiful? Wow.

Forest Cabin, Girdwood, Alaska. The North is filled with abandoned cabins: miner's cabins, trapper's cabins, indigenous people's cabins, on and on. The cold and dry weather can keep them preserved for years and years.

Rust Lake, Alaska | A. Andis

“There are two types of people in the world: perchers and nesters,” says lookout tower owner Bick Smith. The tower is perched on a 1,400-foot mountain ridge and rises three stories above the ground.

Full moon over Alaska’s Lake Clark National Park & Preserve [Photo: NPS/W. Hill] #NationalParks

The "Dick in the Door" photo. Dick Proenneke added Dutch Doors to his cabin....Just an amazing documentary on an amazing man. If you like the thought of leaving it all behind to live in the mountains this is a must watch!

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I need this. Don't know what it will pour, but I need it.

Driving along Alaska’s highways is an adventurous way to explore the wilderness of America’s Final Frontier. But it can also get expensive. Save money on your road trip through Alaska with these budget-savvy tips.

DIY 2x4 End Table....I need a couple of these!

Northern lights over Alaska winter camp

The Heavy Waxed Cruiser from Best Made Co. #bestmadeco #waxedcanvas

Mt. McKinley, Denali National Park, Alaska

Dick Proenneke - Alone in the Wilderness

"Descent to Explosion": Glacier National Park. Photo by Miles Morgan.

Dick Proenneke’s cabin building tools.