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Selling fake Alaska Native art as 'authentic' to unsuspecting tourists is illegal

Selling fake Alaska Native art as 'authentic' to unsuspecting tourists is illegal | Alaskan Adventure | Scoop.it
Caucasian men in Alaska's touristy enclaves, including Anchorage and Talkeetna, are selling fake Alaska Native art, manufactured in Bali, to unsuspecting visitors to the 49th state.

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Put Down the iPad, Lace Up the Hiking Boots -

Put Down the iPad, Lace Up the Hiking Boots - | Alaskan Adventure | Scoop.it

"That sneaking suspicion that you’re a more focused, creative person out in the woods? It’s true."


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Society for College and University Planning (SCUP)'s curator insight, January 5, 2013 9:12 AM

Not a surprise to disc golfers  :)


Just more evidence that there is something about a wooded campus.

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7 Backpacking Essentials Under $7

7 Backpacking Essentials Under $7 | Alaskan Adventure | Scoop.it
Pack your way to a lighter load with these 7 multi-use backpacking essentials (Why an empty peanut butter jar might just be one of the best #hiking gear deals on the market http://t.co/XgGhS69vLN)...
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Inside the life of the Inuit: Extraordinary photographs document how Alaska's Eskimos survived some of the world's coldest winters

Inside the life of the Inuit: Extraordinary photographs document how Alaska's Eskimos survived some of the world's coldest winters | Alaskan Adventure | Scoop.it

Photographed between 1909 and 1932, the collection offers a rare glimpse in the natives' everyday life from hunting polar bears, to building igloos, to their personal dwellings inside.

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Northern_Clips's curator insight, December 25, 2012 3:54 PM

"... An extraordinarily collection of rarely seen photographs capturing Alaska's Eskimos document the hard but persevering survival of the people commonly known as the hunters of the Arctic.

Photographed between 1909 and 1932, the collection offers a rare glimpse in the natives' everyday life from hunting polar bears, to building igloos, to their personal dwellings inside.

Standing with bow and arrows and hand, a hunter photographed in 1924 proudly poses before his kill of a massive polar bear, resting more than twice his size along the snow, arrows protruding from its chest.


Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2253029/Historic-photographs-document-Alaskas-Inuit-Eskimos-survived-worlds-coldest-winters.html#ixzz2G6BK4M1H
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kbelcher0028's curator insight, September 2, 2014 12:34 PM

This is soo cool! No pun intended..

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5 Dangerous Hiking Mistakes - Explore - The Green Life

5 Dangerous Hiking Mistakes - Explore - The Green Life | Alaskan Adventure | Scoop.it
Experts discuss the most common mistakes and how to prevent them.
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