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10 Best Rainy Day Activities in Alaska!

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Alaska’s snowy landscape is beautiful to look at, but let’s be honest, it has its fair share of days with inclement weather. The next time you want to have a good time in not-so-good weather, we have you covered. From the sea lion encounter at the Alaska SeaLife Center to the refreshing yoga classes at Lone Wolf Aura, check out these 10 best rainy day (or snowy day) activities in Alaska.

H2Oasis Indoor Water Park, Anchorage, AK

Feeling the itch for a trip to the beach? Enjoy the next best thing for a convenient daily outing at the H2Oasis Indoor Water Park. It has everything you could want for an indoor tropical adventure, from water slides to a lazy river.

Fairbanks Children’s Museum, Fairbanks, AK

Have some antsy kids at home? Let them get out their energy while also expanding their minds at the Fairbanks Children’s Museum. Be sure to try the new Tree Canopy Climber during your visit.

Juneau Hunter Education Shooting Complex, Juneau, AK

Whether you’re an avid shooter or just a dabbler, the Juneau Hunter Education Shooting Complex is the perfect place to get your practice in when the weather is less than pleasant. Check out this publicly maintained range for an economical rainy day activity.

Alaska SeaLife Center, Seward, AK

Alaska has a spectacular biodiversity in its marine life, and you don’t have to go diving to get acquainted with them. Instead, check out the Alaska SeaLife Center for an enjoyable day indoors.

Tsunami Lanes, Kodiak, AK

When it’s raining so hard outside that it feels like you’re being hit by a tsunami, take shelter from the rain at Tsunami Lanes. This Kodiak bowling alley is a great place to have fun and be active on a rainy day.

Jumpin Junction Family Fun Center, Soldotna, AK

Looking for some entertainment the entire family can enjoy? Look no further than the Jumpin Junction Family Fun Center. Located in Soldotna, this exciting spot features bounce houses, arcade games, mini golf, and more.

Homer Axe House, Homer, AK

Ever tried axe throwing? It has become a popular daytime outing for families, friends, and more. Check out this unique facility and learn a new skill at the Homer Axe House.

Gold Coast Cinema, Nome, AK

Is there any more iconic rainy day activity than taking in a movie? Whether you’re in the mood for a thriller, a family-friendly film, or a comedy that will leave you in stitches, Nome’s Gold Coast Cinema has it all.

Lone Wolf Aura, Wasilla, AK

Yoga can be the perfect way to either release your stress, enjoy some muscle toning, or get yourself out of that rainy day funk. If you’re in the Wasilla area, Lone Wolf Aura is always a great choice for yoga as well as reiki.

Northwest Arctic Heritage Museum, Kotzebue, AK

Many indoor entertainment venues have pricey fees, but if you want a more budget-friendly choice, you’ll love the Northwest Arctic Heritage Museum. This Kotzebue museum will teach you all about the history of the area and the Inupiaq culture.

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