Woodlands Inn & Suites
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Had to wait till the Alaskan Highway Museum opened at 9 so I toured Dawson Creeks Murals that are painted on buildings in the downtown alleys. Some beautiful artwork. I only include a few in the body of the blog but all are accessible in the photo section. Walked some with Melvin a Native Canadian who gave me a lot of history on the town and the …
... rolls. Seeing as how we were miles and miles away from civilization, how could we turn up the chance? The building was a little bit of everything: gas station ('no sniveling' written on the pumps), rv camp, gift shop and of course, cinnamon rolls. The two of us shared one gigantic roll over the course of the entire day and it really did live up to its hype. In the morning, it was freshly out of the oven and literally had sugary gooey goodness ...
... in the region. I hope all the new development hasn't ruined the character of the entire highway. It is kind of disappointing to see a classic roadside hotel from the 1940s or 50s with a giant oil company sign next to it and the surrounding land covered by vast trailer parks for the oil workers.
We still did not see any animals like moose, caribou, bear, or bison.
Tuesday, July 22nd - Day 15 of Caravan – Fort Nelson, BC
Seems like our usual departture time has been 8:15AM and today was no different. We traveled with a different group today than in previous days.
The Alaskan Highway is marked off with mile markers, "0" being at Dawson Creek and our campground at Ft. Nelson at MM 281.2. Our travels all along the Alaskan Highway will ...
... I should mention that we have been spotting wildlife, along the highway. To my surprise, we have seen more black bears than anything.
Continuing north we started to experience some missing with the RV. Believe me; you get a bit nervous when the house on wheels starts acting up, in the middle of nowhere. Also, my cell doesn't work here, even if there was service. I managed to make it to a pullout area. My first thought was fuel filter and ...