The Alaska Highway: The Last Great Roadtrip

THE HIGHWAY TODAY

A motorcycle driving by the Teslin rest stop on the Alaska Highway. The Alaska Highway today has been through many changes and upgrades and has seen hundreds of thousands of travelers. "Surviving" the journey is still bragged about with an air of mystery and great accomplishment, however the road to Alaska has never been in better condition. This famous, breathtaking and coveted journey is part of National Geographic's Drives of a Lifetime and is on everyone's must-do list for 2017. Come celebrate the Alaska Highway's 75th birthday!

Next: View the Historical Timeline and a Map of the Alaska Highway Route