During the warmer months, hikers around the Port Lions area find that parks like Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve are the best for taking long walks with their families and/or pets. Those looking for this type of experience are likely best suited to fly to Port Lions in July.
Skiing is most popular in Port Lions during the month of February and January, due to the perfect conditions of colder temperatures combined with a higher chance of snow. These conditions make Alyeska Ski Resort a very popular destination for both tourists and locals. Alternatively, Far North Bicentennial Park is also a very popular ski mountain in the Port Lions area.
Finding an alternative and possibly cheaper destination airport near Port Lions is possible. If you are planning a flight to Port Lions, consider booking flights to Port Bailey SPB Airport (7 mi from Port Lions city center), Ouzinkie SPB Airport (15 mi from Port Lions city center), Kodiak Airport (16 mi from Port Lions city center), San Juan SPB Airport (18 mi from Port Lions city center) or West Point Village SPB Airport (25 mi from Port Lions city center).