Westmark Fairbanks Hotel and Conference Center
Travel Blogs from Fairbanks
They say it's not the destination, it's the journey. Well, I can say that we are very happy to be at our destination. Our travel to beautiful Fairbanks really encompassed 2 days. The drive down to LA from Mariposa and the 2 leg flight from LA to Anchorage and on to Fairbanks. I did, however, underestimate the entertainment factor of traveling with …
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It's Friday. I started my day with a 6:00 AM conference call. Go figure I have to be on a call that early. Three hours later....do I try to go back to sleep or just stay up? 5 cups of coffee later, I'm up for the day. It's hard to believe that we've been here 4 days already and have hardly seen as much as a star in the sky.
The clouds parted a little and we headed back in to Fairbanks to return our Canada Goose parkas. They were so expensive ...
Denali - Fairbanks Last night we visited a the husky homestead of Jeff King he was won the Iditorod Race 4 times and participated 36 times and at the age of 56 he said he is at his prime and intends to continue racing for a long time yet, the eldest to complete the Iditorod was 86. About 20 of the 100 competitors are women and the race has been won by women 4 times and many times these two women have come in 2nd or in the top ten. It is a race for ...
... as we passed, Recreational mining is small-scale prospecting using gold pans, sluice boxes, rockers, suction dredges & metal detectors, it is becoming very popular in Alaska. Much of the State and Federal-owned land in Alaska is open to recreational mining but there are regulations governing how such mining can be done. It is illegal to mine on public land that's closed to such activities
Once back we got sorted & showered & went to a Thai restaurant in town ...
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