Talkeetna Alaska Hostel International
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... 8217;t many taxis around. I stopped off at the big department store Fred Meyer. This store sells everything and comes out of Portland, Oregon. I dropped by an antique store and then a raw hide shop. The raw hide shop sold furs, patchwork fabric and beads- a weird combination.
I grabbed a coffee at the office as we have no coffee in the turtle truck and came back and read for an hour in the sun and then for another hour in the van with the heater ...
We woke up this morning to no rain and pretty blue skies. We wanted to walk into Talkeetna but the host at our campsite recommended that we go look for Denali if we wanted a chance to see her. So we started driving up to the Talkeetna Lodge. On the way we pulled over at a lookout point and there she was! Seeing photos of her does not do her justice at all. It is a magnificent sight! People were pulling over like moths to a flame. We ...
... at home.
Once we had found an RV park (aka big parking lot with overnight parking) and a laundromat and a highly rated pizza place (thanks TripAdvisor!!) it was clear that staying here was meant to be. Tom dropped Sue off to do our 11 days of laundry while Tom hung out with the kids and reviewed photos from our trip.
Tomorrow we will head south to Seward and the coast. ...
... camp we went ...
... dogs were like little excited school kids as some were chosen to be hooked up to the gang line. Jumping up and down and barking, "Choose me". * On the trail, the last two dogs in harness seemed to be best buddies and were all about playing around with each other. The Iditarod veteran in front of them was paired with the "bad boy" and had to follow the yearling rookie. She kept looking back to Jurgen as if to say, "I don't deserve this. Move me somewhere ...