Base Camp Anchorage

1037 W 26 Ave., Anchorage, Alaska, 99503, United States | Hostel
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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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Travel Blogs from Anchorage

Miserable Glacial Splendour!

A travel blog entry by kathrynmccormic on Sep 10, 2014

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... he would win a trivia game if all the questions were about Anchorage as his mind was full of it.

We had a pit stop at Girdwood, which is the ski field for Anchorage and has the longest black run in the U.S. It is quite funny as they are really big on the longest, shortest, fastest etc in Alaska went through the longest tunnel in North America to one of the weirdest towns in North America.

Wittier was established as a deep sea port by the ...


A travel blog entry by fairfamily on Aug 03, 2014

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... to clear a little. After getting our fill of the market we walked up to The Anchorage Museum. It was AMAZING! It had a great exhibit on the earthquake of 1964 with so many pictures of the devastation. It also had the history of Alaska through artifacts, models, dioramas and so much more. It was so interesting to see it all. The hands on discovery room was the clear winner, however. The boys did not want to leave at ...

What - There's No Overnight Parking Here?

A travel blog entry by budbarbonthego on Jul 23, 2014

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... the creek in chest waders but I didn't see a single fish caught...and it was really windy so we didn't stay very long.

The Ulu knife is a native instrument that cuts by rocking the rounded blade back and forth. They are for sale everywhere up here from Walmart to small gift shops. We walked through the factory but I didn't buy one because I would probably cut off a finger trying to use it. Alaska Geographic was ...

The sun never sets.....

A travel blog entry by bdsaly on Jul 12, 2013

9 comments, 5 photos

... was full mostly of the fishing ‘n hunting mob – easy to spot gangs of middle aged men, all dressed the same way and all looking mighty relieved to be swapping office and domestic drudgery for a few drunken, mosquito-infested days in the wilderness with “the boys”. Anchorage has a gleaming new international airport, named for its long-serving and almost disgraced late senator, Ted Stevens, presumably paid for by US tax payers via ...

Our day in Anchorage. We're in Alaska!

A travel blog entry by dixiej on Feb 15, 2013

2 comments, 7 photos

... m hoping for a little beginners luck! So the next days we'll travel with arctic gear, camera gear, and tripod in hand in preparation for that elusive Aurora. The forecast is for frigid temperatures which frequently are associated with clear skies. So bring on the negative 25!

A final note from today. I took the advice from a friend to forego the trendy boots, mainly purple, and invest in some hunting boots. We both got some kick ass camo colored ...

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