In Alaska you will find magnificent mountains with extraordinary skiing. The mountains are generally more challenging than you are used to, but there are of course easier slopes as well for those who are moderate skiers. Aleyska Resort is one of Alaska’s oldest ski resorts, dating back to 1959, and has offered both skiers and nature-lovers a wonderful haven. The area is continuously developed to improve further.
Stay for a week, month or a dayIf you are considering visiting Aleyska Resort you should know you can spend both quite a long time here – or just stay for a day, depending on your travel plans. In case you are residing in the Anchorage area and want to take a day trip, you can go with short notice. The drive here will take you around half an hour to forty-five minutes. The closest town is Girdwood, 44 kilometers from Anchorage. The ski slopes are located in the Chugach mountains.
To experience skiing or snowboarding in Alaska is a totally new experience. The nature is just beautiful and the scenery is more magnificent than you can image. You are surrounded by a feeling of solitude and wilderness.
To spend your ski vacation in Aleyska Resort also gives you access to the appealing activities and the chance to visit Girdwood, which is a real Alaskan town with a good selection of dining and entertainment.
Upon arrival you will find it hard to select what to do first – apart from skiing. You will find Alaskan dogs that pull the sled, beautiful ski tracks for cross-country skiing and the chance to take a snowshoe hike. There are 68 ski slopes and 9 ski lifts that serve the area – you will need quite some time to explore them all.
Visit Aleyska Resort and enjoy natureIn order to travel Aleyska Resort you need to book a flight to Anchorage. Depending on your outbound airport, you should expect one or two transfers en route. However, this is still a conveniently located ski resort as the transfer time from the airport in Anchorage to Aleyska Resort is really short. Continue by airport transfer or rental car.
Hotel & accommodation in Aleyska ResortHere you will find in total 7 hotel, apartments and chalets/houses in Aleyska Resort.
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