What a Surprise!!!

It was time to formally unite their paths and Carrie genuinely surprised Scott in the process! Instead of traveling to the usual Florida beach, Carrie had secretly planned their trip to Alaska! Scott was surprised when he read it on a T-Shirt: WE’RE GOING TO ALASKA AND WE’RE GOING TO GET MARRIED! These Ohio residents […]

They’ve traveled the world and found the best at AKBCC

These Identical twins were born in Israel, now Moti is living in Israel and Amihay in New Jersey. This is their first visit to Alaska and thoroughly enjoyed their two day stay at Alaska Backcountry Cottages! The two spent an entire day exploring Alaska’s beauty on an ATV tour to Knik Glacier. In this full-day […]

Laramie Mosley in The NORTHERNMOST XTREME Bulls Event in America

Laramie Mosley at 25 years is a Leading Bull Rider at The NorthernMost Xtreme Bull Riding in America here in Palmer, AK.  Laramie’s  Grandpa rode cutting horses so Laramie grew up riding and competing. During his interview in April 2021 he told the reporter that his goal is to get on horses every day and […]

They Knew They’d Return

Jane and Clint stayed with us the last week of March 2021 and fell in love with Alaska Backcountry Cottages! They told me from day one they would return! Jane from Kansas and Clint from Nebraska had  moved to Alaska together as a married couple where Clint was stationed. We at AKBCC are thankful for […]

Together is our favorite place to be.

Kerry and Ty took flight for a wedding never to be forgotten! Together, the couple stayed a night at Alaska Backcountry Cottages with a Helicopter pad right in front of the cottage!   Marriage was performed right on the Knik Glacier~ an Alaska Destination Wedding!  “A great marriage is not when the ‘perfect couple’ comes […]

Winter during Spring 2021 at AKBCC

March 20th was the first day of spring and Jessica & Antonella watched over a foot of snow fall during the first four days of spring here in Palmer, Alaska 2021. The blizzard they experienced truly felt like Winter during Spring! The two of them stayed in the Forget-Me-Not Cottage, the one story on the […]

Jen & Jon’s Reason to Celebrate!

Jen and Jon stayed in the middle cottage, Spruce, and told me, “The cottage is beautiful and the area and view are outstanding! The cottage was warm and cozy, with an amazing view of the mountains from the loft bedroom. It was very lovely and exactly what we expected! Jen and Jon were in awe […]

Valentine Love Birds

Michelle and Larry, a very loving couple spent Valentine’s Day in the Pine Cottage at Alaska Backcountry Cottages! This delightful couple shared with me how they support each other in their individual hobbies; Michelle visiting Alaska to support Larry’s fishing hobby and Larry building an AirBnB to support Michelle’s! Michelle and Larry are world travelers, […]

They were impressed with AKBCC!

Last summer, June 2020, Bryan and Sarah stayed at AKBCC, Bryan enjoyed his stay so much he wrote in this review on AirBnB, “I normally do not write reviews, but this one deserves an exception! The cottage provides an absolutely stunning mountain view, beautifully decorated interior and even better hospitality from the owners. I have […]

Ready to move to Alaska!

It’s totally understandable why William and Jackie want to relocate to Alaska, this state is amazing!! William and Jackie are a wonderful couple who met as young teens in Virginia. While hanging out with friends they became acquainted when Jackie was 14 then started dating when she was 16, as the story goes, the two […]