Sheep Mountain Lodge
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- Free High-Speed Internet
- Room service
- Free parking
TravelPod Member ReviewsSheep Mountain Lodge Glacier View
Charming, spacious cabins in a wonderful setting above the Matanuska Glacier fields. Friendly staff, great services, and wonderful food in their restaurant at reasonable prices.
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Travel Blogs from Glacier View
We spent the morning viewing several glaciers, each more majestic and beautiful than the last. Amazingly, glaciers are so heavy that, as they melt, the land rises! The scenery is so huge you lose perspective and little rocks on the shore are actually bigger than a house. That makes it hard to spot animals but very did see mountain goats and a bald eagle. This is truly the trip of a lifetime. Sandy has wanted to make this trip ...
What to say about the Matanuska Glacier, this 12-mile long, 4-mile wide, slow-moving river of beautiful ancient ice?
As with many Alaskan attractions, you take your life into your hands just approaching the thing. Boulders falling on the single-lane road and sheer drops within feet of your vehicle? Got 'em!
Once we got to the trailhead, we decided to walk to the glacier, but not on the same ...
... mining on Crow Creek using hydraulic cannons to wash away rock and expose gold. Lunch by Bird Creek on Turnagain Arm. On thru Anchorage to Palmer and stopped at Klondike Mike's Dance Hall and Saloon, a bar that used to be owned by Bud Frohling. Drove on through the beautiful Matanuska valley with high overlooks ...
... fantastic. I was surprised how snowy the area still looked.
Back to Glen Highway - wonderful views, and we got our first glimpse of the Matanuska glacier which we will hike on tomorrow. It was warm and sunny during this part of the day,
Staying tonight at Grandview Cafe and RV park. We have a full hook up which is nice. Took a quick hike to the ...
... area in 2015. They are ready to go now, but the gamekeeper, said that the politics is what is preventing their release. They have a herd of 165...longer beard for sweeping the snow in the winter and a square hump.
I will include these pictures when I get them off the camera and can get the bandwidth to download. We have found that even Terri's data card had a problem with holding the signal..let alone trying to get a good signal in any of the ...