Top international adventure travel buyers, media outlets, storytellers and industry experts have already begun arriving in Alaska for the 2016 Adventure Travel World Summit. During the next month, these global influencers will experience a wide range of adventure opportunities, from soft to high-adrenaline excursions, cultural immersion to sustainable and educational tourism, giving them a firsthand look at what it means to “Go Big, Be Bold” in Alaska. Here's a quick rundown of what to expect when ATWS arrives.

ATWS By the Numbers

874 - Adventure travel buyers, media and industry leaders from over 60 countries, 71 Alaska delegates

25 - Pre-Summit Adventures (197 participants) showcasing over 100 Alaska tourism businesses

39 - Days of Adventure (575 participants) experiencing over 100 Southcentral Alaska tourism companies

Thank you to all the Visit Anchorage members and community partners that have helped set the foundation of a big, bold Adventure Travel World Summit in Anchorage!