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Travel to Talkeetna, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Travel to Talkeetna

A travel blog entry by alexndean

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... . We had to go back up from Seward to Anchorage, had an hour in Anchorage and wandered around a market, and then on to Talkeetna. Another stunning journey, saw a grizzly bear a couple of meters from the bus and a bald eagle in its nest. Talkeetna is ...

Talkeetna, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Talkeetna

A travel blog entry by alexndean

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... (as our hostel shows, most people have just returned or are just about to leave!) but we did get to see Denali (McKinley). Dean: Talkeetna is a small 'town' with one main street and a handful of houses. It's is a really nice place. They have some old ...

My trip to Talkeetna, AK, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

My trip to Talkeetna, AK

A travel blog entry by haritha22

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... at the wonderful scenery and Mt McKinley, where you can hear birds chirping and wolves howling.          Talkeetna downtown is a small downtown where there are many restaurants and a road that takes you to Talkeetna River. The ...

Denali, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Denali

A travel blog entry by barbo

Today was an early start, aboard a bus to go into Denli National Park and Wilderness Park.    I didn't realise, until I heard someone ask why the flags were at half mast that it was 9/11 and that was the only reference I heard all day ...

Mt. McKinley, Mt. McKinley, United States travel blog

Mt. McKinley

A travel blog entry by rockslayer

Was very tired when I arrived, however while watching National Treasure for 10 minutes getting out would have been more fun. Looked for a tour to take in the morning and decided that I would float along a river with the others in the group. The night, I ...

Alaska Day 2 - Denali to Talkeetna, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Alaska Day 2 - Denali to Talkeetna

A travel blog entry by paulartravels

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Alaska Day 2:  Denali to Talkeetna (via Angela) North to Alaska!   Well………………south to southern parts of Alaska anyway.  We hear it’s a lot warmer down there.  Temp today in Denali was 55 ...

Hot, really hot for Alaska, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Hot, really hot for Alaska

A travel blog entry by sueonthego

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... at the motel.  Our route today backtracked through Anchorage until we came to the Parks Highway. Then we drove north toward Talkeetna.  We made no stops, except for gas.  The weather was very hot -- for Alaska -- and the sky was ...

Mt. McKinley Part 2, Mt. McKinley, United States travel blog

Mt. McKinley Part 2

A travel blog entry by rockslayer

... couldn't get a good shot of the bird. After the trip, I walked around and saw historic cabins and spots of the city of talkeetna. I walked to the edge of town where the tress reminded me of the movie, "The Village." This is where the mosquitos swarmed all ...

Wasilla to Talkeetna, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Wasilla to Talkeetna

A travel blog entry by scoonpooh

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... to take this 14 mile spur road off the main highway. We stayed at the only hook-up camp in the town, appropriately known as Talkeetna Camper Park. We had a close call here as they did not have our reservation but they had a few sights left. It's a small ...

Talkeetna, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Talkeetna

A travel blog entry by barbo

... the waiters, and staff tried ineffectively to put it out - until eventually the fire alarm went off .  We set off in a bus to Talkeetna, still in the rain and fog and felt sure we wouldn't see any of "The Great One" - Denali -as the native people ...

Mount Mc Kinley (Hoechster Berg/Highest Mountain), Denali National Park (View Point North), United States travel blog

Mount Mc Kinley (Hoechster Berg/Highest Mountain)

A travel blog entry by pajas

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Destination 247: km127'341 Ich habe in Nenana unerwartetes erlebt: Der Himmel klaerte sich vor der 2. Nacht gestern und ich war in der Lage, von weitem (200km) den Mount Mc Kinley zu sehen. Der hoechste Berg von Nordamerika gilt als sehr selten zu ...

Whole Wheat Radio and Couch Surfing, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Whole Wheat Radio and Couch Surfing

A travel blog entry by ecschultz

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Okay folks, don't freak out but I have just couch surfed for the first time and landed in a fabulous spot - Talkeetna, AK - home of Whole Wheat Radio. www.wholewheatradio.org Please tune in, as yours truly will be interviewed at some point today. Wheat ...

Telkeetna & White water rafting!, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Telkeetna & White water rafting!

A travel blog entry by timdabunny

... by opening for the season; we just couldn't resist! Change of plan - we arranged rafting for the following day and headed to Talkeetna for the afternoon, a small town just south of Denali (or so we thought - it actually took 2 & a half hours!). ...

Planes, Trains & Mushing, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Planes, Trains & Mushing

A travel blog entry by jimmyenroute

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... some sort of a padded tent with a fireplace which is their home. Later, I was dropped-off in the town of Talkeetna - population 821 - where I said goodbye to my fellow passengers Pat & Louise, after a tasty Hungarian mushroom ...

Back to the

Back to the "Lower 48"

A travel blog entry by jrsherman81054

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... trip as I had an open Sunday.  Three of us drove north on the Parks Highway to the small, scenic community of Talkeetna.  After driving in a snow storm for several miles and questioning the visibility of Mt. McKinley or Denali ("The Great One") ...

Talkeetna, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Talkeetna

A travel blog entry by scoonpooh

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... the half mile to town and took in a ranger talk about Mt. McKinley. It took place in the mountaineering room of the Talkeetna Historical Society. Inside, was this huge 3-D model of the Alaska Range around McKinley. She gave a talk about the history of ...

Dog mushing and Talkeetna, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Dog mushing and Talkeetna

A travel blog entry by jlovely

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... do.. We woke up this morning and packed up the van at the Executive Suites in Anchorage and started our trek north to Talkeetna (obviously after a nice little breakfast in the lobby of the hotel). On the way, we changed around our itinerary a little ...

Cross Country adventure and some Northern Lights, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Cross Country adventure and some Northern Lights

A travel blog entry by jlovely

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... think headed over to the small museum that Talkeetna has to offer. The Talkeetna Historical Society Museum...from their website... "The Talkeetna and Chulitna Rivers join the Susitna River at Talkeetna, an Indian word meaning, "where the rivers join." ...

Denali to McKinly, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Denali to McKinly

A travel blog entry by pandcjs_travels

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We had the morning to ourselves.... No sheep... The national parks take the low impact ethos very seriously even to the lengths of using dog teams to run the park in the winters. As part of the promotion of the parks they do a free daily display of their ...

A Small Village near the Peak, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

A Small Village near the Peak

A travel blog entry by whk2006

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Lost in Alaska, Denali, United States travel blog

Lost in Alaska

A travel blog entry by ecschultz

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I got to Denali yesterday after spending 3 days in Talkeetna. Alaska has been on fire for the past few days as well if you haven't seen the news, which is a major bummer for seeing anything. It has been so smoky that I could barely see a couple hundred ...

Talkeetna - the coolest place on Earth, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Talkeetna - the coolest place on Earth

A travel blog entry by philaska

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... point trying to describe Talkeetna - you just have to experience the charming oddity of the place. Special mention goes to : 1. Talkeetna Cabins - my accommodation, a lovely little log cabin, one of several that were all hand-built by the owner and his ...

Flying to the mountains - sort of........, More from Talkeetna......, United States travel blog

Flying to the mountains - sort of........

A travel blog entry by philaska

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... in Talkeetna I had planned to fly around Mt. McKinley, but it's a superior mountain and, as described to me by someone in Talkeetna, it "likes to tease"..... After fine weather Thursday evening, on Friday morning when I woke up ready to fly, the sky was ...

It's All About

It's All About "The Mountain"

A travel blog entry by boysplus

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... ; There were 12 of us on a 50 passenger vessel so everyone had a window to themselves.  We traveled the Talkeetna, Susitna and Chulitna rivers at 30-40 MPH with frequent stops for sightseeing.  The scenery was breathtaking although the ...

Rundgang und Flug zum Denali, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Rundgang und Flug zum Denali

A travel blog entry by bernd_koss

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... Ruhestätte. Einige weitere Häuser sind ganz schön oder haben eine orginelle Geschichte. So stand die erste Badewanne in Talkeetna in dem 1923 erbauten Gasthaus Fair View Inn. Seit 2003 darf kein Haus in dem Ort höher gebaut werden ...

Northern Exposure?!, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Northern Exposure?!

A travel blog entry by thesairs

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... number, twice!  After returning to the campground we had a delayed group breakfast and than headed out for the town of Talkeetna.  Touted as 'small town, authentic Alaska', and used as one of the towns for the show Northern Exposure, this is ...

First Day on the Road, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

First Day on the Road

A travel blog entry by boysplus

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... ;We stopped in Eagle River at Fred Meyers to provision.  3 hours and $600 later we were finally on our way to Talkeetna.  It was a beautiful travel day with some ominous clouds but only a few scattered showers to add to the experience.  We ...

Ready for Flight seeing over a glacier, Talkeetna, United States travel blog

Ready for Flight seeing over a glacier

A travel blog entry by spanglerdr

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Today we were to go check out Denali by plane and land on a glacier. Unfortunately the weather didn't cooperate, after multiple tries for the flight we decided to wait until tomorrow. We opted to take a leisurely floating trip down the river in hopes of ...

You have not seen Alaska..., Talkeetna, United States travel blog

You have not seen Alaska...

A travel blog entry by onthesunnyside

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... es von oben gesehen hat. Da heute wider erwarten ein Prachtstag ist, wie es sie im August fast nie gibt, fuhren wir nach Talkeetna, um die Gegend um den Mount McKinley aus der Luft zu betrachten. Das kleine Kaff ist seit jeher Ausgangspunkt fuer alle ...

Mt. McKinley, Mt. McKinley, United States travel blog

Mt. McKinley

A travel blog entry by stevegrace

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... -trekking! But it went well. Very pleasant riding through the Denali State Park where the Mt. McKinley Wilderness Lodge is located. After the ride we played Frustration (card game) until catching our coach to Talkeetna then onto the train to ...

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