Exploring Alaska offers a breathtaking opportunity to witness both the awe-inspiring marine life and the majestic glaciers of this pristine wilderness. Along the stunning coastline, you can embark on unforgettable cruises or boat tours, where you might encounter magnificent marine animals such as whales, seals, sea lions, and playful otters. These pristine waters teem with life, offering a rare chance to observe these creatures in their natural habitat. In addition to marine wonders, Alaska’s expansive glacier fields present a mesmerizing spectacle. Hiking or cruising through glacier-carved fjords, you’ll be captivated by the towering ice formations and the thunderous calving of icebergs into the ocean. Witnessing the harmonious dance between marine creatures and these frozen giants creates an unforgettable experience, leaving you with a profound appreciation for the raw beauty and ecological significance of Alaska’s wilderness.
This new coin design features an orca and humpback whale, a puffin, a cute sea otter and a glacier at the top. We mint it in golden bronze, pure copper, 1 ounce .999 fine silver, 1 oz single gold relief (24k plating on part of the silver coin) and 1 oz double gold relief (24k gold plating on both sides). It is similar in size to a silver dollar. Packaged in an airtight container and handsome gift box. The reverse of this coin features our popular “Land of Midnight Sun” design.