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- Non-smoking rooms
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Wireless internet connection in room (free)
- Refrigerator in room
- Microwave in room
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... I kept anticipating to find a turnaround, but it took a while to get there. We just kept making sharp turns and the trail continued to get steeper and steeper. I was starting to get concerned because it was getting more narrow and I feared that I was going to have to back it down the hill. I parked the jeep and then climbed the hill. Fortunately, about 50 yards later, there was a flat turnaround spot. Once the jeep was headed downhill, we were like kids on a ...
In the "Valley of the Eagles," I was searching for eagles....of course. I found some...and that was really exciting!!
But when we turned around and started to cross this lovely bridge, I hopped out of the moving Jeep...BEAR!!!
Wootie Woot Woot!!
There she was...and two cubs in tow!!
Out along Mud Bay Road toward Chilkat State Park, there were many eagles, ravens, (a) moose, mountains, and glaciers to observe. Haines Packing Co. is out that way with plenty of gifts to choose from in their shop. Could not imagine dragging my trailer down to dry camp there. (Bears just make me a bit jumpy...but it doesn't seem to bother ...
... top women mushers in this part of the world, Hiedi Sutter. She ran the Iditrod and other events, she brought her lead dog and some interesting stories. We met another musher who last year's race and he brougt a puppy. We loaded up in our cars and did a tour of the surrounding town and area.
At 700PM we went to a theater where we started off with fake gambling to represent the gold rush ...
When word got out that there were great gold discoveries in Klondike, thousands upon thousands steamed into the harbor of Skagway, Alaska, dreaming of imaginable wealth.
To reach Klondike, the stampeders had to choose between the 33-mile Chilkoot Trail out of Dyea that included a torturous 1,000 step climb known as ...