Jimmie Jack'S Alaska Lodge
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- Continental Breakfast
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Free parking
TripAdvisor Reviews Jimmie Jack'S Alaska Lodge Kenai
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... fly from Soldotna to Bear Mountain Lodge to do some coastal bear viewing and photographing. We also found the little airport and got some information. Getting our time frames figured out for the flight etc, we drove down the road to the Village of Kenai. We arrive last night and we'll head back to Soldotna tomorrow. Kenai was a Russian community during the 1800's and is a very quaint town. We are staying on the coast next to ...
Made full use of our expensive campsite by staying and using internet til 11:30. Lunch at McDonalds after a bit of shopping on the boardwalk. Went to the Alaskan Islands and Ocean Visitor Center and to the Pratt Museum, both with interesting ...
... outside influences. The women wear teal, pink, red & purple satin dresses all made with the same basic design that covers their bodies down to their ankles. Married women cover their hair with scarves that match their colourful gowns. Nikolaevsk remains a largely ethnic Russian town today with a population of 345.
I turned off onto North Fork Loop Road, which was gravel until immediately before entering the village. There is a school, post office, campground ...
... a view of Cook Inlet itself and the Kenai River, up which the salmon make their run after three years in the ocean. A great view with lots of bird action: see the photo and video of the eagle that landed just outside our window. Seagulls cruising all day long; and, oh by the way, pooping all day long. I didn't take a photo of CC with sides, roof, and windows all pooped up, but see the photo below of our poor Bug. After 4000 miles, the VW is ...
... a bit more of the old down town before stopping at the visitors center and confirming that the Skilak Lake Road would be a good adventure for tomorrow. By this time is was 4 PM and we needed to get to the Rental Car place by the Airport by 5.
Note to self "Don't try to walk on uneven sidewalk and navigate on your phone at the same time." Note to Nikon, "Your D5100 cameras bounce." Monica's, on the other hand, apparently ...