Travel Blogs from Tok
... the free self guided tour would be offered. Next year only the paid guided tours will be offered. We felt lucky!! We walked through town and happened on the weekly Farmer's Market in the park- every Thursday from 3:00-8:00PM. Lots of good stuff there. Our purchase was one bag of mixed lettuces locally grown on an organic farm. Score!!!!
Next day up and out and on our way toward Haines Junction. On his stretch we saw coyote, bear, trumpeter ...
We left Valdez and stopped at Tonsgard RV repair. Our fridge would not stay on propane or even light after our trip over so many dusty roads. They were able to clean out the valve and all was good. We continued up along the Lowe River. We had not expected this drive to be so pretty. We passed several falls one of which was named Bridal Veil like ours in Highlands. We passed an old railroad tunnel ...
... bread. About 2:00 we crossed into Alaska and the "good ole USA". We went through customs with no problem and the roads were great. We just knew it was because we were in USA but in about 20 miles they became bumpy again and lots of gravel areas where they were being repaired. We began to see the mountains of Alaska and they are beautiful and big!! We saw a huge moose and her baby today but not much other wildlife! We arrived in Tok and the Sourdough ...
... shorts for this trip (he didn’t want to believe the weather forecasts prior to our leaving), so was determined to wear them today (as you’ll see in some of our pictures). If his thoughts were that he’d ward off bad (and cold) weather, it absolutely didn’t work. Do you remember how I was touting in my last entry that the weather had been quite pleasant and that the coldest night had been in ...
Alaska Hwy 1, Hwy 2
Highlights on our way: Boutillier Summit, Kluane Lake viewpoint (MP-P197)
10 days on the road, 2841 miles later, almost no rain, we arrived in Tok today, where we meet Tim a friend of Ralf from Pepperell.
The day started in the "Village Bakery" with some really good Espresso's, juice and "Apfelstrudel"
We meet a couple of people and talk about the trip and ...
How has this hotel rated in the past?
- Wheelchair accessibility
- Free parking
- Pets allowed
TravelPod Member ReviewsWestmark Tok
Although the room was not as nice as our stay in Dawson City, the bed was great, the room very clean and the staff was helpful. Another positive Westmark experience.
This review is the subjective opinion of a TravelPod member and not of TravelPod.com.