Westmark Inn Skagway
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TravelPod Member ReviewsWestmark Inn Skagway
Aside from the dark paneling in the halls that give it a very dated look, the service and the room was everything we expected, including a very comfortable bed.
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... Day 7 - 8:25 pm, Alaska Time..... Cathy and Denis sit outside, blowing in the wind as the Crown Princess leaves port. Oops, Denis is alone outside now as it is threatening to rain. We arrived here in Skagway around 3pm Alaska Time, after a relatively light driving day. We started out in Teslin this morning and continued on along Highway 1, the Alaska Highway, till we hit jake's Corner and turned onto Highway 8, going through Tagish and ...
Here in Yukon people still dig for gold and silver. As this is a rather
cold area of the planet it is unlike anywhere else on earth in that the ground
just two feet below the surface is totally iced all year round. Many years ago
this area was the home to many a large Mamoth and as the ground is frozen many
things such as their bones and tusks have been well preserved and so this is
where this chap gets his ivory.
When we ...
... elevation of the land around Skagway rises high quickly once you get out of town. The sight from the three viewing areas are spectacular but the third and final is, while hardest to reach, is the best view. You can see the Mountains that surround Skagway, the Fjord and the dock, town and the mountains across the fjord. Its is truly an amazing view.
My housemates and I have collaborated on making dinner a few nights this past week. We had ...
Thursday, August 28th - Skagway, AK - Day 52 of Caravan
It seems like Skagway is permanently cloudy being situated tightly between two mountain ranges. Our day was mostly free so we did a few chores and then explored and geocached. The cruise ships are thick. Four were in port today, leaving in the evening and making room for more the next day. With all the cruise ship's passengers, Skagway is bustling with activity.
... to check if they want to let you use it. I think. Our guide Becky was really nice and informative. Although she and Jo Ann would sometimes drift into personal conversations so Cristina would have interject a real question. The dogsled farm was funny because Jo Ann got faked out by a couple plastic mountain sheep on the hillside. I think she took pictures. The husky puppies were very cute. The adult ones were super energetic and wanting to go pull. As nice ...