Caribou Lodge Alaska
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- Continental Breakfast
- Room service
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- Kids activities or Babysitting
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Around noon we headed north out of town. Could see the recent wild fire damage and the local recreation crowd along the way. Had lunch and spent several hours in Talkeetna (our waitrees Amber had many answers for our endless questions). A very cute small town ...
... at one of the many Thai food huts all across this vast state? At Payo's Thai Kitchen we had a lovely lunch of cashew chicken and spring rolls that would rival any decent Thai restaurant. I give it 4 stars out of 5 - see the photo of the menu for the loss of the 5th star.
Later we all went out to Mountain High Pizza Pie to send me off since I am heading back to Boise tomorrow from Anchorage. Great pizza!
... through Sable Pass. The landscape changes. The mountains become more rugged and barren, red rock and dirt. We leave the tree line behind us. Short green brush that look like a short green carpet rises up to meet the red rock peaks. This is grizzly bear country, and we want to see a grizzly; just not too close. Just after the summit we descend into a dense forest of shrubs, willow and alder. Moose love willow and sure enough we spy a Bull moose wandering along a hillside, ...
... our car was in the way & people were waving for us to get out of the way. Amelia & I are screaming, "JEFF, MOVE"!! So ready to get out of this car, it had been a long day.
We all did a little dance when we got out of the car upon arriving at the lodge. Sort of interesting, upon checking in, the girls at the front desk were from all over the United States. They said they found seasonal employment at the lodge on a website ...
... has several rooms all full of big long tables and a patio with rockers and a few tables. It is family style seating and kind of a free for all. We found available space outside and sat down. When the waiter first found us (I really don't know how they keep everyone straight with all,the comings and goings and seating arrangements) he seemed surprised that we actually wanted a menu, but he left to try and find some. We got our ...