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Welcome to Alaska
Alaska isn't a land of gentle landscapes. Monstrous mountains, vast wilderness and rollicking rivers set the stage for adventure. Watch for whales, wrestle a trophy fish or paddle a kayak at the foot of a towering glacier....
Alaska: Go North to Experience Untamed Wilderness
Plan carefully when visiting Alaska. With so many bucket list attractions — from glaciers to big salmon to beluga whales — it's easy to miss some of the little things. Motor up the Alaska Highway and make plenty of stops. Take your time enjoying the Last Frontier....
You'll feel the call of the wild while road tripping through central Alaska. Traverse national parks larger than many countries and get close-up views of wildlife you never thought you could see outside of a zoo. For the ultimate escape, paddle through remote backcountry and traverse terrain that few humans have ever walked. Between the monstrous mountains and glacial waterways, frontier towns share their seasonal festivities and offbeat attractions with visitors....
The Road to Alaska: Yukon
The Alaska Highway cuts a dramatic course through the Yukon, giving motorists a chance to experience one of Canada's last untamed regions. Visitors who take their time as they travel through will be rewarded with historic towns and gorgeous scenery. For more information about the Alaska Highway travel corridor, see the Road Trip sections in British Columbia and Alaska....
How to Read Good Sam Directory Ratings
The three-number rating that accompanies each campground listing in the directory gives readers an at-a-glance assessment of a campground's amenities, cleanliness and environment.
How to read the Good Sam Rating 10/10 /10.All three ratings categories are measured on a scale of 1 to 10, with 10 being the best.Less than 1 percent of parks or campgrounds receive the coveted 10 / 10 / 10 rating, which indicates superior facilities that are well maintained, clean, well-appointed restrooms and a highly appealing appearance.Campgrounds are inspected annually by dedicated RVers like you.
Completeness of facilities
10 / 10 / 10The first campground rating evaluates completeness and quality of facilities.In this category we rate interior roads, sites, registration area, hookups, recreation, swimming, security, laundry, store and building maintenance.
Cleanliness and physical characteristics of restrooms and showers
10 / 10 / 10The second rating category concerns the cleanliness and physical characteristics of toilets, walls, showers, sinks/counters/mirrors and floor. If a park achieves a full point in each of the above, it receives a star (), indicating exceptionally clean restrooms.
Also rated are physical characteristics of restrooms, including interior construction, adequate supplies/odor free, adequate number of facilities, exterior appearance and location in relation to park spaces, and interior appearance.
Visual Appeal and Environmental Quality
10 / 10 / 10 This category addresses the park's setting and site layout, function and identification of signage, overall exterior building maintenance, noise, trash disposal, litter and debris around the grounds and sites, and appearance of grounds, sites and entrance area.