Bethel Outdoor Adventure

121 Mayville Road, Bethel, Alaska, 4217, United States | Hostel
 

Travel Blogs from Bethel

Start of the long journey back

A travel blog entry by big_red_truck

We took a little Piper Cub from the Quinhagak airport to the Bethel airport to catch a flight to Anchorage. We were booked on an 8pm flight, but got to the airport with enough time to catch the 2:30pm flight. I had to do some sweet-talking with the check-in agent, but she finally put dad and me on standby for the flight. (They don't like to switch your tickets when you book ...

The week in review

A travel blog entry by big_red_truck

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... through camp a couple of nights. The guides woke up for them but the rest of us were too tired to notice. A bear breathing sounds a lot like Dad's snoring, and I slept through that. I do have to say I was extremely surprised by the level of food that we had on this trip. Lunches were ham, turkey, or PBJ sandwiches with dried fruit and cookies, but dinners were full-on affairs. Prime Rib one night, Chicken Fettuccini Alfredo the next, Surf & Turf ...

Oh NO!!! WE'RE MAKING A WATER LANDING!!!

A travel blog entry by big_red_truck

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... of Washington State and have been doing this for 30 years. One of the guides was the grandson of the namesake, Dave Duncan, the other 3 were college guys from Washington and Utah that knew about this through family or friends. They went out to the wilderness in Alaska in June and weren't getting back to civilization until mid-August or September. Note: There are many more photos and videos to add to this post...as soon as I get back home from ...

Bush Planes

A travel blog entry by katielong

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... would route me to Bethel (the biggest town near mine) and made a reservation in case they filled quickly. I then emailed the travel person to change my reservations. She got back to me on Thursday...yup, missed the Wednesday connection....so, I was sweating bullets as to whether or not I was getting out of the village. Then, all flights Thursday were cancelled because of a blizzard...no visibility means no ...

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