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The Bush presents some of the world's best opportunities to participate in backcountry adventures, from canoeing to wildlife viewing. The following organizations can help you get in touch with your inner explorer.
Alaska Department of Fish and Game (1255 W. 8th St., Juneau, AK, 99811. 907/267–2253 hunting/wildlife information (statewide); 907/459–7346 sportfishing seasons/regulations (interior contact); 907/465–2376 licenses/permits (statewide). www.adfg.alaska.gov.)
Alaska State Parks Information (550 W. 7th Ave., Suite 1260, Anchorage, AK, 99501. 907/269–8400. www.dnr.alaska.gov/parks.)
Alaska Public Lands Information Center (605 W. 4th Ave., Suite 105, Anchorage, AK, 99501. 907/644–3661 Anchorage; 866/869–6887; 907/459–3730 Fairbanks. www.alaskacenters.gov.)
U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (1011 E. Tudor Rd., Anchorage, AK, 99503. 907/786–3309. www.fws.gov/alaska.)