Brookside Inn Bed and Breakfast

1465 Richardson Highway, Valdez, Alaska, 99686, United States | B&B
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Travel Blogs from Valdez

Travel to & Stay Valdez

A travel blog entry by kersteensalaska

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... Valdez gets 64 inches of rain (no desert) with a record snow fall of 561 inches
Pipeline built between 1976-8
Pipeline cost $8 billion
Is 880 miles Long goes from Prudhoe Bay to Valdez
In 1964 9.2 earthquake and tsunami destroyed Valdez; the town was rebuilt 4 miles away
1989 Exxon Valdez oil tanker ran aground and spilled oil all thru Prince William Sound ...

Where to stay and explore

A travel blog entry by lisavonder

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... or capture in picture the sheer magnificence of the landscapes around us.

Another interesting aspect of life here in Alaska is the number of abandoned "homesteads" that we have seen. It’s difficult to tell the age of the structures since the winters here are so harsh. Undoubtedly, many of these date back to the 1800’s!

Now for the suspense on where we ended ...

Glacier lake paddling & drive to Valdez

A travel blog entry by mazb10

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... to the ones Tanya took me on this morning to show me more interesting things. We were heading for the toe of the glacier & on the way Tanya showed me where the locals have had a few parties & use the tray of a truck for a band to play on.

Over more bumpy tracks we went (Tanya didn't call them roads this time!) until we got close to the glacial lake that Tanya swam in in 2009 & sat on an iceberg in the middle to warm up (this surely begs the question ...

Valdez to Lake Louise

A travel blog entry by fairfamily

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... there. So peaceful and serene. They routinely see moose, loons, fox, eagles and otters. (We saw only an eagle fly by - but at least our raincloud stopped following us for a bit). We sat outside by the campfire and the boys just loved being able to run around and play outside with each other and the dogs. Riding the 4 wheeler around was also fun for them. :-) We really enjoyed the time we spent there and understand why they love it so ...

Meares Glacier

A travel blog entry by mazb10

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... 70 lbs in weight, females 1.2m & 60 lbs, the young at birth are 0.3m & weigh 5 lbs.

On the way through the Valdez Arm we saw glaciers in the relatively near distance & waterfalls. We passed Bull Head , which still had masses of Stellar sea lions on the beach like yesterday, . Most of the big males were away at rookeries, where breeding takes place. These sea lions will be either too small to hold a harem of females or juvenile males ...

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