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17 Pictures That Prove Alaska Is Just As Wild As You Thought

In every sense of the word. Explore the wild(erness) of Alaska with MTV's Slednecks, premiering tonight at 10/9c.

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1. This is fall in Alaska:

Is this the IRL version of what taking acid is like?!
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Is this the IRL version of what taking acid is like?!

2. And this is winter in Alaska:

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"No it's cool, I didn't really like my face n-e-wayz."

3. And this is FISHING in Alaska:

Yikes.
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Yikes.

4. This is fashion in Alaska:

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5. For fun, you can hang out INSIDE a glacier:

NBD.
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NBD.

6. Or be like this dude and go BICYCLING on one:

You know, just a casual morning ride... on a glacier!
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You know, just a casual morning ride... on a glacier!

7. You can get up close and personal with an iceberg.

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8. Or be like this guy, and SNORKEL with them:

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9. Surfing? WHY NOT?

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10. Traffic can be a real bear...

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12. You can sleep in places like this:

If you can bring yourself to close your eyes!
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If you can bring yourself to close your eyes!

13. Your co-workers can totally be dogs.

And you will def like them better.
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And you will def like them better.

14. ...helicopter pads look like this...

Aim for the blue spot.
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Aim for the blue spot.

15. ...and the local show-off looks like this:

Heard he was trying out for the talent show AGAIN!
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Heard he was trying out for the talent show AGAIN!

16. Need to work out? No worries, some reindeer will be happy to join you.

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17. Oh, Alaska. Are you even real life?!

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See what it means to be truly wild in the wilderness of Alaska.

Catch the series premiere of MTV's Slednecks, Thursday, October 30, at 10/9c.