Erin Kirkland

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Categories: Author, Blogger, Editor, Journalist, Writer

Erin Kirkland is author of the guidebook Alaska On the Go: Exploring the 49th state with children and is publisher of, Alaska’s only family travel resource. She also appears regularly on KTVA 11 Daybreak (CBS affiliate) in Anchorage, and writes a weekly column for the Alaska Dispatch News. Additionally, Erin is a writer for as the Alaska Expert. A resident of Anchorage, Erin has built solid relationships among the Alaska travel and tourism industry, and is well-known for her eye on diverse products, servivces, and destinations as related to children and families. Her writing style is fresh, compelling, and splashed with self-depricating humor. Always on the lookout for new experiences that reflect the essence of Alaska, Erin is constantly flying, floating, driving, or riding the rails of the 49th state with her husband and son, 11.

Sample Work

Alaska Beyond Magazine – Small Ship Cruising

RV Travel and Families

Family Fun Outdoors

Articles by Erin Kirkland