Westmark Baranof Hotel
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... is famed for its scenery and isolation.
The highlight was to be the Dog sledding on the Mendenhall Glacier. Unfortunately, the weather was quite foggy and none of the helicopters could safely land on the Glacier so the tours were all cancelled, Desiree was extremely disappointed. Dropped into the Red Dog Saloon to drown her sorrows !! ...
... for afternoon so fingers crossed!!!!! Spent time looking for traditional alaskan souvenirs!!!!! Most of stuff is made in Peru or China!!!!!!! There is a gondola that goes up side of mountain so did that, very fast and great views! While on top of mountain we watched Alaska's equivalent to Family Von Trapp!!!!!! Not quite as many kids and ...
In Port 9:30am - 11:00pm
Weather 60, with a chance of rain
Evening Dress Code: Casual
We docked in Juneau at 9:30am on Thursday, July 3. Since our departure time wasn't until 11:00pm and we didn't have any excursions planned, we decided to enjoy our morning on board the Silver Shadow. James and Nikki decided to take a float plane to see glaciers, but Scott and I planned to just go to Mendenhall glacier. The NCL Sun, ...
... is currently advancing (last 100 years), while most Alaskan glaciers are retreating (95%25). This is not in contradiction with current global temperature increases. The Hubbard Glacier will advance during times of warming climate and retreat in time of colder climates. The current rate of advance is approximately 80 feet per year . --The glacier's rate of overall forward velocity is much higher, but the advance is due to its calving. --The ice you see at the ...
Juneau Mt Roberts. I hear it rains frequently in Juneau, quite frequently. However, we were treated with an absolutely spectacular day today. When the weather is good in Juneau, the town sparkles. We are camping at Mendenhall Lake with the massive glacier as our back drop, complete with floating icebergs. Today we went on a brilliant hike up Mt …