Alaska

Alaska climate: when to go to Alaska

Mount Shishaldin, Unimak Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, United States. Author Michael Theberge, NOAA Photo Library. No Copyright

The climate of Alaska is of the sub-polar or polar type with cold, snowy, long and dark winters and short and relatively mild summers. The climate differs depending on the latitude, altitude, on the arrangement of the mountains and the distance from the ocean. In Alaska ...

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Alaska: The last frontier, mountains, rivers and glaciers

Cape Promontory, Unimak Island, Aleutian Islands, Alaska, United States. Author U.S Fish and Wildlife Service. No Copyright

Alaska (The Last Frontier) is the largest among the states that form the United States of America and is also one of the least populated. Detached from the rest of the federation, Alaska is located in the northwestern part of ...

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