A Classic Alaska Adventure

Y on Rails is back, thanks to the generosity of the Alaska Railroad! The Armed Services YMCA of Alaska and Alaska Railroad are teaming up to send military members on a scenic rail tour that allows them to explore the beauty and history of Alaska. This incredible opportunity will include vouchers for various train routes for two adults at no charge. This opportunity is open to all active duty military members, guard or reserve currently serving and permanently stationed in Alaska. Recipients are selected at random from all submissions. 

For a limited time, current service members permanently stationed in Alaska may purchase additional tickets from Alaska Railroad at a 50% discount. Use the code ASYMCA2021 when calling 800-544-0552 to make your reservation. This offer is open April 19, 7:00 am-April 26, 5:00 pm.


  • Registration is open April 19-May 2.
  • This drawing is open to active duty, guard, and reserve of all service branches and ranks.
  • Recipients will receive one voucher per household which includes round-trip travel for two adults.
  • Only one entry per household will be accepted—multiple entries will be disqualified.
  • Those selected will be notified May 3.
  • Destination preferences can be listed during registration, but are not guaranteed.
  • Register for your chance to win through My Y by clicking the link below.