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... the right of way so all was great going up. We did, however, have to come down. I just closed my eyes and thought happy little thoughts. As usual, there were hairpin turns and drop offs that would end it all with a slip of a wheel.
think what made this drive so spectacular was that you could see so much in so many directions through the passes and valleys. We passed several mining operations and land posted against trespassers. Some ...
... river, dense forest, desolate tundra and miles of windswept coast at the mushers and their dog teams. Add to that temperatures far below zero, winds that can cause a complete loss of visibility, the hazards of overflow, long hours of darkness and treacherous climbs and side hills, and you have the Iditarod. A race extraordinaire, a race only possible in Alaska."
Each team of 12 to 16 dogs & their musher cover over 1,049 miles (this is the symbolic number of race ...
... the Independence Mine.
Hatcher Pass is a mountain pass through the south west part of the Talkeetna Mountains & is 1148 m above sea level. It is named after Robert Hatcher, a prospector and miner. Over 14,000,000 g of gold has been produced from the district.The first mining claims were staked in the Hatcher Pass area in 1906. Underground hard-rock mining of gold from quartz veins accounts for most of the mineral wealth ...
... on some of these rides! we walked to the snow sculpture area that had been large blocks of snow just 7 days ago when we passed them on the train.
The snow blocks now took on the shapes of Darth Vader and other Star Wars characters, a whale, a bear, the Red Bull bull, an animated moose, a Merry Go Round, a cool round structure hollowed out with swirls of windows, and Jesus on the cross, which I agreed with a woman onlooker, ...
... a local Methodist church, and mainly, planning my route across the continent. I struggled with distances and route options, and then settled down to make some bookings along the way, so that I would have a well defined destination each day. Needless to say I only got half way across, before I collapsed.
I have settled on the Canada route -- a direct line across the continent from Anchorage ...
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