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... turned so both sides could see the glacier and stayed for over a half hour each side.
Tonight was packing night. Our cases that were going straight to our hotel in Anchorage, with a good clothes and our clothes for the warmer weather, had to be labelled and put outside our door buy 6pm. Then our case that was being transported to Denali Princess Lodge had to be out by 11pm. So once all that was done it was time for bed and an early morning train ride.
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... gulch and some of them helped us across. We started the 2 1/2 mile trek back to the trailhead. We did cross over from the Winner Trail to the Nordic Track. It was very steep and we could not imaging actually cross country skiing up those hills! Ron told us later that the Olympic skiers use that course for training. We saw many glaciers today once the sun finally peeked through the clouds. A good day ...
... Our last port of call was Ketchikan, one of the rainiest spots in the Americas. So we started our Alaska trip in the rain and finished the same way. The best piece of advice we were given was to prepare for rain and anything else is a bonus.
The rain followed us to Australia as we arrived to unseasonal downpours. Luckily the sun is out now and all is well.
... goat path. Anyhoo, we came upon a ramshackle cluster of falling down sheds and rusted stuff...machinery, art, I'm not sure. We were early because my husband was reared on a dairy farm and still thinks the cows need milking by 5 a.m. We sat there and read how to pan; how to swirl the slurry and shake the pan just so...so the gold nuggets and flakes can be plucked out from the other less worthy pebbles. We were ready! We were chomping at the ...
... fairly wide and mostly on boardwalk or smooth ground for wheelchairs/strollers. From there it fully enters the woods and cuts through lush forest and past little streams. It hardly seems like this is Alaska. About 3/4 mile in, we saw a large pile of bear scat right in the middle of the trail, and not too old. That sure increased our alertness!
The trail goes up and down through the woods, fairly easy as day hikes go but very pretty and well worth it. Winner Creek Gorge is a rush ...
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