Juneau Aspen Suites Hotel
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Glacier Dog sledding and Mendenhall Glacier
Got picked up at 9:15am had the safety briefing all set to go on helicopter, Zach very excited and then they tell us at the last minute that the dog sledding was cancelled due to weather. Zach was gutted as were we, luckily they let Zach be the pilot of the helicopter for a good 10 minutes so he …
... c'est le paradis des glaciers!!!! Nous avons pris le traversier de Haines AK jusqu'à Juneau AK, il pleuvait mais la vue des dizaines glaciers était quand même spectaculaire. Nous avons fait des randonnées mémorables, malgré la pluie et le froid. La Forêt Tongass est une VRAIE forêt humide ... dans le nord! On a fait du hiking deux jours de suite, dans la forêt, vers les glaciers Mendenhall et Herbert. UNIQUE ET EXTRAORDINAIRE!!!
... mode of transport was a small plane to fly over to the tiny community of Gustavus.
More than 1 in 100 Alaskans have a pilot's licence and one sees small planes, including seaplanes and helicopters, very frequently.
Luckily,it was a fine day so we had wonderful views and clearly saw the beautiful Fairweather mountain range.
We then enjoyed a peaceful ...
Hey Quentin, Happy Birthday, hope you have a great day! It is the longest day here not the shortest, sunrise 3:45am sunset 10:35 pm and still light at 11:30 so we have had long days. We have had a couple of gloomy days, but it has been a lot of fun on the Volendam, just getting ready to disembark at Juneau, in Alaska. Still wet . We have seen a iceberg and some whales already this morning, apparently none were seen last week. So we have done well already, despite the weather! Had lunch ...
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