5 Amazing Spring Activities in Anchorage, AK February 9, 2017 Ted Palmer Share At A&M RV Center, we are so proud to be a part of Anchorage. It’s particularly beautiful in the spring, making it a fantastic time to visit. If you’re a lover of long days, Anchorage has more hours of daylight than anywhere in the other 49 states after March 20th, and viewing the northern lights is still possible in the evenings. There are also plenty of events and activities in Anchorage during the spring. Thousands of families and individuals love to rent an RV and go from event to event or choose to just do a couple. Here are some of the exciting things that Anchorage has to offer during springtime. Spot a Gray Whale Whale watching cruises begin in mid-March, right at the start of spring, since gray whales are the first migratory whale species to return in the springtime. Check Out a Local Tradition to Welcome Spring The Spring Carnival and the Slush Cup are held in early April at the Alyeska Resort. This is a tradition amongst locals, and it is a family-friendly and hilarious way to spend some time. Just imagine watching skiers attempt to build up enough speed to skim across an icy pond! photo credit: public domain via www.alaska.org Meet Some Wildlife Up Close You can make friends with moose, caribou, bison, oxen, and lots of other animals at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center in Portage. Culturize Yourself! The Anchorage Museum opens its doors seven days a week on May 1st. This museum features an Alaska Native art collection, Alaskan history, and exhibits about Alaskan art and culture. There’s also the Alaska Museum of Science and Nature in Anchorage, the Museum of the North in Fairbanks, and the Islands and Ocean Center in Homer. These are all amazing examples of our natural world. See Alaska from Another Angle Sightseeing flights are breathtaking, exciting, and unforgettable. These sightseeing flights are available all over Alaska, and they make a perfect way to observe the magnificent landscape. photo credit: public domain via www.anchorage.net These are just a few of the incredible things you can do while visiting Anchorage, AK, during the spring. For more suggestions, please check out what we have to say about Anchorage’s indoor water park, zip lining, the Alaska Zoo, the Alaska Native Heritage Center, Denali National Park, looking for gold at Crow Creek Mine, the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail, and Alaskan glacier viewing tours. Let the experts at A&M RV Center in Anchorage, AK, help you plan your spring holidays! Contact us to learn more about our motorhome rentals and RV sales. Call (907) 279-5508, or use our online booking system to reserve dates for the upcoming camping season!