TODAY is taking off! Anchors to explore America's most beautiful sights

TODAY is taking off to explore some of America’s beautiful sights! 

This July we'll visit a few of the country's famous destinations. First up on the itinerary: Alaska.

This Thursday Natalie will join the broadcast live from Juneau, the state's capital and home to the remarkable Mendenhall Glacier.

Want to go along for the adventure? Follow along using #TODAYTakesOff on Twitter and Facebook.

TODAY producer Paul Manson got a head start Monday morning:

Touched down in beautiful Alaska. State #47 for me. Thanks for the beautiful welcome AK.

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