Outdoor excursions, natural beauty, remote wilderness, and fresh seafood are among the many reasons people live in Alaska. But postcard-perfect scenery is only scratching the surface of what is offered in America's 49th state. As with any location, there are pros and cons to Alaska living, many of which may sway your decision. If you’re debating moving or working in Alaska, below are seven elements of what it’s like to call this majestic state home.
THE ALASKA EXPERIENCE: