There is a grocery store in Adak. The prices are high, but you can find almost any necessity there. Consider these hints:
The following items can be mailed by using the US Postal Services FLAT RATE PRIORITY MAIL BOXES. A good bargain and gets to Adak in a hurry. Mail takes 7-10 days priority mail. Sometimes faster! Just call or email us a message for pick up service.
· Canned veggies/fruit
· Potatoes and onions
· Flour, pancake mix, oatmeal, syrups, jelly, peanut butter, etc.
· Hiking boots and/or waders, “duck boots”
· Socks, hats, cotton gloves. Jeans, Sweatshirts. Waterproof jackets with hoods
· Books, magazines, yarn, craft items, etc.
There is a washer and dryer in the lodge, so you don’t have to take a huge amount of clothing, but definitely at least a complete change, in case you get wet!
Consider to carry these grocery items in your empty coolers to Adak!
· Fresh Fruits and vegetables
· Meats and cheeses
· Breads and milk