Alaska Fishing Lodge - Wilderness Place Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
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It is time to leave the relative familiarity of Washington State and fly another three and a half hours and one time zone to Alaska. On the approach to Anchorage the scenery looks like a cross between Northumberland and Iceland. Anchorage itself looks just like many a small town in America and to be honest it is a bit of a culture shock after the busy sophistication of Seattle. We decide to go for a wander and we do find a few things of note: - we are happy in ...
... we usually have. On the trail maps we found two trails that were close to our house. We hiked the first trail and found bear claw markings and paw tracks all throughout it. The second trail was gorgeous with valleys and mountains and all kinds of wildlife. I hope some other days we are able to hike these ...
... The trolley tour took us through some historical parts of town, Cook Inlet ( tides up to 39 feet!), Earthquake Park showing damage from 9 point quake in 1969, and the Float Plane Base on Lake Hood. This small lake has mooring spots for planes, like a marina for boats. There are more float planes per capita than any where else in the states. One in 8 have a pilots license. Which makes sense since there are parts of Alaska only accessible by plane or boat. And that includes Juneau the ...
... doesn't have a reverse connection. Dianne is sent to the shop to get one, but it is lost in translation, and they say we have the only one there is, so have to bend the flexible nozzle into a very tight turn to get onto the valve and hold it on with some difficulty, losing almost as much air as we put in, and getting Adam's warm North Face coat (which we’ve borrowed – nice to be able to get back at your kids!) very dusty in the process. With our tyres ...
... but it didn't exactly set the stage for a relaxing afternoon. Chowder helped warm us up for lunch, but after that Johannes made the call to go ahead and head back to Anchorage. He dropped me and Caroline off at our bed & breakfast in pouring rain. Honestly, I thought what are we getting ourselves in to being 7-8 blocks removed from the town and isolated at a bed & breakfast, but "Soo's" ended up being a nicely comfortable place. Dinner was at the ...