Base Camp Anchorage

1037 W 26 Ave., Anchorage, Alaska, 99503, United States | Hostel
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Exploring Alaska in a 20-foot Winnebago camper

A travel blog entry by diannemurray


... ice-free all year round. Wind, rain, and heavy snowfall are common (the average rainfall is 16 feet!). It has a population of 220 people, and its main industry is fishing and freight transport, and now that some cruise ships come here, tourism.

Most of the way ashore is covered, but we still need our umbrellas. All we needed to go ashore was our cruise cards, a perfect opportunity to leave the passports in the safe, but we managed to avoid this. It took a while to ...

Kenai Drift Trip

A travel blog entry by beadledove


... As this is a Saturday night, the place is packed with weekenders from Anchorage. No room in any of the campgrounds or rv parks, there isn't even a place to park Blue for a quick beer. We settle for “boon docking” for the night at a scenic overview on the road back out of town. The view is spectacular….lucky, lucky!

Tomorrow, Susie flies out of Anchorage at the end of a jam packed week of fishing and ...

Summer Road-Trip 2013 - Alaska

A travel blog entry by cyntra_tomek


... do its thing (building Dams....) in the river next to the Bar Grill that we are at. Staying at Spenard Hostel (2845 West 42nd Ave), Cool Place. No shoes allowed inside. We can make our own breakfast for free, Very cozy. Funny bunkbeds are glued together. Going to pick up Bro-in-law Luke at around midnight. ...

Anchorage, Homer and Hope!!

A travel blog entry by thelovejourney


... through 10,000 years of Alaska Native history and culture through art, dance, games demonstrations, exhibits, movies and more. The young people sharing their culture wholeheartedly with tourists from all over the globe, were GREAT! They demonstrated the Native Games of the North. These games developed as a way to master hunting and survival skills. The games increase balance, strength, endurance, stamina, tolerance to pain and concentration. ...

Gibb's have left Alaska.....

A travel blog entry by gibb


... it's time to go).

So here we are leaving, just as we came, in the camper, loaded to the max (even more stuff than when we came here).

A little of our trip will be down familiar hwy.... into the Yukon and then heading south into new territory. We will be stopping for a week in Eugene, family will be meeting up there for the Snyder ...


This hostel, located in the Spenard area of Anchorage, is near Westchester Lagoon Overlook, Chester Creek Greenbelt, Heritage Library and Museum, and Sunshine Sports.
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4.50 of 5 stars Outstanding

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