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Top 10 Must-Pack Items for an Alaska Cruise

Alaska Packing
Alaska cruises certainly aren't anything like a day at the beach. So when it comes to packing, what ends up in your luggage likely won't resemble the bikinis and Hawaiian shirts you'd choose for a tropical getaway. We were curious about what our members thought were the most essential items to pack for the unpredictable weather conditions and rugged terrain found on an Alaska cruise.

In a poll on the Cruise Critic Message Boards, we asked members -- many who've already experienced a sailing in the scenic state -- to vote for the most important things to remember to take for a cruise to Alaska. The results are in, and we've compiled a list of the top 10 things you can't leave home without. For anyone planning a journey to the 49th state, be sure to heed this valuable packing advice.

--by Kimberly Kazell

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