Boreal Lodge

1 Timberwolf Trail, Coldfoot, Alaska, 99790, United States | Lodge
 

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Day one on the Dalton Highway.

A travel blog entry by danny_bettyjean

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After topping off the fuel we left Fairbanks and headed toward the Dalton Highway.
The James W. Dalton Highway, usually Dalton Highway (Alaska Route 11) is a 414-mile[1] (667 km) road in Alaska. It begins at the Elliott Highway, north of Fairbanks, and ends at Deadhorse near the Arctic Ocean and the Prudhoe Bay oil fields. Once called the North …

Drive, drive, drive

A travel blog entry by mrduby

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We actually drove all the way from Denali to Wiseman! We reached Fairbanks around noon, bought some food and supply, ate sandwich, and with full gas, started onto Dalton. It's a long way, and on the Elliot way, winding around the hills, unable to step on the gas. unpaved road once we got on Dalton. It's better than expected, as we got used to the …

Not Again!

A travel blog entry by jdswed

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... resolve to stay widely apart to learn from these tragic deaths.

As we exit the construction zone, Lee is in the lead, Walt following, and I'm riding drag. Dodging potholes, using the entire road width, we dance on the pegs, to find a smooth, mud-less route. I'm riding in the far left part of the roadway and notice late that the boys are slowing and pulling off to the right; brake-lights and blinkers are obscured by mud covering the lenses. Lee is looking for ...

Who's idea was this?

A travel blog entry by jdswed

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We stop in Joy at a homestead gift shop ,for a rest and dry out session and coffee. The story of the family who homesteaded this land, built a cabin and raised 23 kids is amazing. The father worked on the pipeline during it's entirety, but obviously had plenty of home visits. I go out to retrieve my camera from the bike and see a muddy little fur sticking out of the mud. When I go to pick it up it ...

Denali - Coldfoot via Arctic circle

A travel blog entry by navillus

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... br> around the bend. The highway that will lead us to Deadhorse and the Arctic
Ocean. The highway that will challenge us.

We see the Dalton Hwy sign and the excitement exudes from
John. It’s contagious. I am so excited to do this. Scared and excited. The road
isn’t too bad. We reach the Arctic Circle. Wow! We stop for a picture. Oh man…Arctic
mosquitos are fierce. Ours in Oregon are docile bumbly ...

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