The Alaskan Wall

The Alaskan Wall

 We welcome all the visitors coming here to Alaska for the Fur Rondy, the Junior Iditarod, the Iditarod Invitational and the Iditarod Sled Dog Race1 We will once again be hosting a two day "open kennel" day here on Thursday and Friday - March 1st and 2nd, wherein you can mush "the dogs of the Iditarod" around a quarter mile loop - which includes the historic Iditarod Trail! No charge! Let the good times roll!  

The Alaskan Wall welcomes the latest addition to the wall: The Steve Elliott Family! (February 21 2018)

Today (February 19, 2018) the name of Nick Reiser was permanently included upon The Alaskan Wall!

Michael Reiser's name is the most recent entry upon The Alaskan Wall with his name being included on February 18, 2018!

Congratulations to Jackie Davis who's name was added to the wall on February 17, 2018!

On February 16, 2018,  Bob Davis became the most recent name to be included upon The Alaskan Wall!  

 Here are the most recent names to be entered onto The Alaskan Wall! (February 15, 2018)  

Throughout the early morning hours today (February 14, 2018)  Iditarod 2018 musher Charley Bejna finished loading his Iditarod race
 bags to be transported  to Anchorage and then flown to the various checkpoints from Skwentna to Nome
and will include the Southern Route checkpoint of Iditarod!  This year will be Charley's fourth completion of the race -
and his all time best finish! Here with Charley are some of his younger race fans, 10 year old Gary and 9 year old Angel!  


Welcome to the Alaskan Wall!

The Alaskan Wall has been in existence since September of 2001. The wall is
an innovative way for individuals around the world to recognize themselves,
their family members, friends and pets.

The wall is situated in Knik, Alaska and is next to the National Historic
Iditarod Trail. (The Iditarod Trail runs from Seward in the South to Nome in
the Northwest, and is a winter trail that connects various Native Alaskan
To date, more than 300 names are included on the wall. The wall serves as a
memorial to the past and present. Each name is engraved on an eight-foot long weatherproofed
plaque with two-inch lettering. Each name is intended to remain beside the
trail in Alaska indefinitely.

Each year many people throughout the world visit the wall and
surrounding gardens, and everyone is welcome here.

The wall serves both as a memorial to the living and to those who have

It also serves as a protective barrier to the many nesting waterfowl
that nest here each spring.

To those who's names are inscribed upon this wall we honor and pay tribute
to, both on the wall and on this web site. We are committed to preserving
all these and future names.


The Alaskan Wall
P.O. Box 873711
Wasilla, Alaska 99687-3711