10 Things You Never Knew About Alaska

Adak National Forest

The Adak National Forest is actually the smallest forest in the entirety of North America. As of this year, it only has 33 trees within the small area. You can walk through the entire forest in a matter of minutes – if that.


Occasionally, the government hosts contests for grade school children. For the Alaskan flag, a 13-year-old managed to win the contest. The flag itself only has a few stars adorning the fabric on top of a blue background.