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Alyeska Ski Area, Girdwood

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#1 of 6 in Winter Sports in Alaska
Alyeska Ski Area is located in Girdwood. A visit to Alyeska Ski Area represents just the start of the adventure when you use our Anchorage trip planner to plot your vacation.
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  • Not a huge resort but it takes less than an hour to drive from Anchorage. Skiing can be cold, wet, and windy but on a nice day nothing really beats to view. Well maintained groomed trails. There are p...  more »
  • We rode the gondola to the top for the lunch and then found out our tickets were good all day. Late that afternoon we returned to the bar for drinks and stayed for a light dinner. Looks like a good pl...  more »
  • This is one of our favorite staycation destinations. It doesn't matter what time of the year it is, there is always something to do here. Tons of fun activities and festivals. Never disappointed. A mu...  more »

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