Fall 2020 Denali Road Lottery Ticket Giveaway!

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Win our September 21st Denali Road Lottery ticket!

Sharing Alaska is excited to announce that we are giving away our Denali Road Lottery ticket for Monday, September 21st and also a 2-night stay at the cozy Denali Lakeview Inn to one of our fans!

Go to our Facebook page’s giveaway post: HERE

Three steps to enter:

  1. You must LIKE our Facebook page
  2. You must LIKE that post
  3. You need to COMMENT on that post


To learn more about Denali National Park, visit their website: HERE

To learn more about the Denali Road Lottery, visit their website: HERE



This giveaway, held in this year in 2020, shall be referred to as, the Campaign.


This campaign is only open to Alaskan residents who are 18 years or older, as of the date of entry, who enter at www.facebook.com/sharingalaska and void where prohibited by law.


By participating, the Contestant (“You”) agree to be fully unconditionally bound by these Rules, and You represent and warrant that You meet the eligibility requirements. In addition, you agree to accept the decisions of Sharing Alaska as final and binding as it relates to the content of this Campaign.


The Campaign will start on August 8th, 2020 at 12:01am and end on August 31st, 2020 at 11:59pm AKST unless otherwise noted.


There are three steps to qualify for entry into this giveaway:

  1. You must LIKE the official Sharing Alaska Facebook page
  2. You must LIKE the official giveaway post
  3. You need to COMMENT on the official giveaway post



The Winner of the Campaign (the “Winner”) will receive: a Denali National Park Road Lottery ticket for Monday, September 21st, 2020; and a two-night stay at the Denali Lakeview Inn, 2 queen size beds, for the night of Sunday, September 20th, 2020 and the night of Monday, September 21st, 2020.

Any and all prize-related expenses, including without limitation any and all federal, state, and/or local taxes and any travel expenses such as hotel and transportation costs, shall be the sole responsibility of Winner. No substitution of prize or transfer/assignment of prize to others or request for the cash equivalent by Winner is permitted. Acceptance of prize constitutes permission for Sharing Alaska to use Winner’s name, likeness, and entry for purposes of advertising and trade without further compensation, unless prohibited by law.


The odds of winning depend on the number of eligible entries received.


On September 1st, 2020, Sharing Alaska will review the original and official giveaway post and randomly select a Winner. Prior to confirming the selected Winner, Sharing Alaska will independently verify that all three steps in the giveaway process have been adhered to, as well as, upon contacting the selected winner, requesting verification from the selected Winner that all three steps have been followed.

Sharing Alaska or its team members will attempt to contact the individual on September 1st through Facebook Messenger.

If the selected Winner is confirmed to have followed all three steps, Sharing Alaska will begin the transfer process of its winning ticket to the Winner of our giveaway, Campaign, prior to September 21st and will contact Denali Lakeview Inn and notify them of the transfer and appointment of the two-night stay package.

Transfer of this winning Denali road lottery ticket is in adherence to and per Denali National Park Lottery rules: The person who picks up the permit must be the person who was selected or have the selected winner’s written approval. Permits are transferable but cannot be sold. If you transfer your permit to someone else, please provide them with a written transfer letter that includes the original winner’s name, date for which they were selected for a permit, and the name of the person to whom the permit is transferred.“


This Campaign is hosted by Sharing Alaska and it is in no way sponsored, endorsed, administered by or associated with Facebook or Denali National Park.

By entering the giveaway, the Campaign, You, the Contestant, have affirmatively reviewed, accepted, and agreed to all of the Official Rules.

Top 8 Alaskan Iconic Waterfalls


Alaska is home to hundreds of waterfalls across the state. Some are only accessible by plane and others by boat, but all of them provide an amazing photo-op guaranteed to make your Facebook friends and Instagram followers jealous. Below are SharingAlaska’s top waterfalls in Alaska that make you feel you’re in an adventure movie!


1)  Thunderbird Falls — Eklutna, Alaska

Photo by E.J. Parker


Top Five Coolest Military Installations in Alaska


Throughout its history, Alaska has been an enormously important strategic location for the U.S. military. In fact, in World War II, the government built early warning radar systems whose purpose it was to monitor the Soviet Union. If the USSR launched an attack, Alaska was the first line of defense in its path. Many of these systems are now abandoned. However, with upgrades, some remain. Those that weren’t upgraded were either demolished or replaced with something even more interesting. Here are the top five coolest military installations in Alaska.

1) Naval Special Warfare Cold Weather Detachment
Kodiak, Alaska

An aerial view of the runway system at the Coast Guard air station.

Credit: SPC Jeff Parks

Southwest of Anchorage, and four miles away from Kodiak town proper, the Naval Special Warfare Cold Weather Detachment (NSWCWD) specializes in training Navy SEALs in cold weather survival and advanced forest and coastal tactics. According to Erika Manzano, mass communication specialist for the Navy, candidates sent here spend 48 hours in the mountains, with only fire and a knife to aid them, and navigate through the rough terrain and frigid conditions. After that, they swim 500 yards in 34-degree ocean water only to rewarm themselves once on shore. Designed for the most elite military personnel, the NSWCWD is a one-of-a-kind facility.


Top Fiver Thrillers Based In Alaska


#5 – Frozen Ground (2013)


Frozen Ground is a mystery thriller based on the real-life Alaskan serial killer Robert Hansen. As an Alaska state trooper pairs up with a woman who escaped Hansen’s fatal grasp in order to bring the murders to a final halt, Hansen continues to pursue new victims. With a double life, Hansen evades suspicion as he works in his restaurant under the guise of being an upstanding member of the Anchorage, Alaskan community.


Top Four Beaches in Alaska


Alaska is hardly known for it’s sandy beaches and hot weather. Tourists won’t usually put swim suits on their luggage list when booking a ticket to the 49th state. However, Alaska does have sandy beaches and they’re worth noting. Take a peak at the top four sandy beaches in the last frontier!

Schooner Beach

3) Schooner Beach
Credit: Heat13her|Flicker

Waves crash for miles on Schooner beach. In the background is Mt. St. Elias, the second highest peak in the United States. A place of sanctity and serene beauty. Schooner beach is worth while if you’re making your way South. … READ MORE

Alaska’s Top Ranked Desserts

Photo courtesy of Flickr user vxla

As noted by Spoon University, Alaska’s best dessert comes from none other than the delicious bakery, Fire Island Rustic Bake Shop. The “Baked Alaska” as they call it is a stack of cake-like, ice cream substance covered in a meringuesque topping and then lighting it off to give it a crisper taste.

Alaska’s Most Valuable Public Company Is..

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Ever wonder what the most valuable company in your state is?

Well FindTheCompany, a company research engine, analyzed major public companies in all 50 U.S. states and came back with some interesting results.