Travel Blogs from Copper Center
... br> Ideas are easy; execution is difficult. I call six rental agencies trying to rent a car ... nare-a-one to be had in Anchorage, Palmer, or Wasilla. I call Rent-A-Wreck (http://www.rentawreck.com/index.html) crying, begging, pleading for anything on wheels, even a wreck. I'm now a wreck -- I'd been to Beluga Lake and back --so the crying and begging are easy. Rent-A-Wreck pulls-through ... good-bye Anchorage, hello ...
... made with the wild berries that grow nearby.
We continued on to the Wrangell - St. Elias National Park. The girls picked up their Junior Ranger books and then we headed to Copper River Princess Wilderness Lodge. (Owned by Princess Cruises.) The lodge had a view of Mount Sanford, Mount Drum, and Mount Wrangell, and there were ...
... and a gravel one starts. As we had a rental we weren't supposed to go on gravel roads, but we carefully drove a little bit just to get over the bridge and back to say we'd been on the McCarthy Road (and therefore into the park), even if it was only a few feet! The views from the bridge were amazing. We then drove out of the park, stopping at the same field on the way as the buffalo were even closer to the road, then back onto the main highway, this time heading towards Valdez.
... of being restored. The original mill is one of those. There were National Park staff giving a tour to experts that will be working on the project in the coming years. Even more amazing is that the mill is now open to guided tours so we were able to see the entire process starting on the top floor and going down each floor. Guardrails have been put up on some floors to keep people in a certain area but some of the floors were completely accessible. Most of the ...
... hill! It was self-registration so there were no other buildings or amenities. I think they did have electric posts for hook-up which would have suited us fine but Wayne didn't even want to drive in there with the motorhome and was quite sure we would have trouble finding a level spot.
So should we go back to the first one we found? Well, we were only 3 miles for Chitina and sometimes these towns have something that might not be listed in the book so I suggested we ...
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