Yukon Ventures Alaska
Travel Blogs from Fairbanks
... limited and we could continue our weather streak.
The choice to stay left the whole day open and with little on the agenda we took the opportunity to have a down day. We first went to breakfast at a place called "The Diner" which was a good place to eat although not much more than a typical comfort food diner. Kevin and I headed back to the Hostel to catch up on the Blog (I had gotten days behind due to the ...
... our server did a good job taking care of us.
Over dinner we decided to adjust our schedule for tomorrow. We were all road weary from our 1,000+ miles in the car on the Dalton. Bellies full and we headed back to the hotel for some much needed rest. More tomorrow!
Tropicana Drivers - Melora and Bev split the day driving
Bingo winner – Melora (grand prize winner overall)
Final Count ...
I especially like the native Eskimo exhibits which depict there way of life, their clothing, tools which they used to hunt and fish with. They were and still are great whale hunters. The government allots so many whales to several different native American settlements along the northern coast of Alaska. It is amazing how they hunted, killed and harvested some of the largest mammals on ...
... we are doing. I give the cache to Sue, she signs the log for both of us and I put it back in place. It is one of the easier 5 star terrains I have done as Logan and Landon can attest considering one we did in Table Rock Lake of the Ozarks!
We stop at a place we had heard about earlier. The Great Alaskan Bowl Company. They produce wooden bowls from Birch logs. They have different shapes: round, quad ...
... ski outfit today… It was really a wool pair of pants… exceptionally done with a woven wool band at the ankles so that snow and wind won’t blow up your pants leg and a wool sweater with a great pattern… the lady who owned said she wore it for years when she walked to town for groceries from her home… And after a few years stored it and now its on display… very nice…
Jim & Connie and Rowdy ...
Other places to stay in Fairbanks
4477 Pikes Landing Road, Fairbanks | 3 star hotelfrom $94
813 Noble Street, Fairbanks | 3 star hotelfrom $95
575 1st Ave, Fairbanks | 2 star hotelfrom $116
400 Merhar Ave , Fairbanks | 2 star hotelfrom $115
1850 Hoselton Drive, Fairbanks | 3 star hotelfrom $98
- Rating Surprising - Pikes is Great
- Best Fairbanks Experience
- Alaska Bait..and switch
95 10th Ave, Fairbanks | 3 star hotelfrom $85
1717 University Avenue South, Fairbanks | Hotelfrom $92
4920 Dale Rd, Fairbanks | 2 star hotelfrom $88
1255 TVSA Way, Fairbanks | 3 star hotelfrom $92
723 1st Ave, Fairbanks | 3 star hotelfrom $138
433 Harold Bentley Avenue, Fairbanks | 2 star hotelfrom $138
252 Minnie Street, Fairbanks | 1 star hotelfrom $64
4580 Old Airport Way, Fairbanks | 2 star hotelfrom $91