Downtown B&B Inn

Address: 113 Galena Drive, Valdez, Alaska, 99686, United States | B&B
 
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Travel Blogs from Valdez

Coho salmon here I come!

A travel blog entry by majorme on Sep 05, 2015

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... is pretty slow going. We try different depths and troll speeds but nothing works.

At the end of the day, (3PM), I end up with four (limit is six/day, 12 possession). Poor Vic only has two to show for the day.

I decide to give it a 2nd day. Chris has nothing scheduled for Friday and he said he would give me a break on the price if I book it. So I do, hoping another day will be more fruitful.

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Catch Up Day

A travel blog entry by jilnmike on Aug 06, 2015

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... on how the gold rushers were bamboozled into believing that the route to the Copper River gold field was the easiest and most direct. Great exhibits of the area pioneer aviators, of life in the early days of Valdez, the 1964 Good Friday Earthquake that devastated a large area of this part of Alaska, and of course, the grounding and consequent oil spill of the Exxon Valdez in 1989.

The afternoon was spent doing laundry and a general clean up of the rig ...

A Pleasant Day, But It's Not Always Like That Here

A travel blog entry by jilnmike on Aug 05, 2015

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... to re-establish the new city at its present location. The original town site was dismantled and abandoned.

From 1975-77 the Trans-Alaska Pipeline was built to carry oil from the Prudhoe Bay oil fields to a terminal at the closest ice-free port- Valdez. In 1989 the Exxon Valdez went aground while full of oil, causing a massive oil spill that devastated much of the marine life in Prince William Sound.

And the winters ...

Valdez and Prince William Sound

A travel blog entry by jimconnietravel on Aug 04, 2015

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... I wondered if they were building a deep water port for cruise ships or maybe a large flat spot for a huge hotel… Actually this is a $40 million project to enlarge the boat harbor and increase the launching and retrieval of boats during the summer… Plus adding walkways and parking lots…

While in Eagle’s Rest RV park our next door neighbors are native Alaskans… thus they fish under different rules than Alaskans and out of state ...

Gold Rush Days

A travel blog entry by sidsnow on Aug 03, 2015

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... mountain had 2 or 3 glaciers on it.  I was the last on and the last off.  Driving on was easy, driving off presented quite the challenge.  First I had to get the camper side ways in the ship since the gangway was on the starboard side forward.  The ramp angle was so much that the back of the camper would drag, so the ramp was then lowered with me half on the ramp and half still ...

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