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We went back to Anchorage due to the fact that that is the only road out of Homer. They don't just build roads here willy nilly. We will be going to Valdez tomorrow for a couple of days they say it is very nice there but I have liked it all so far it just takes your breath away around every corner even if we rode in the rain all day.
we decided …
... the bus on the way out, and get some good close photos. He is a little more animated this time but still only gets a four minute stop.
We got scenery photos through till 15.58, including the colourful Polychrome Mountain and other colourful but un-named mountains in the same area, and scary views down long scree slopes below the often-repaired road. We make a sighting of a she bear and two small cubs, at the base of a steep bank on a watercourse, probably the same ...
... br> Returning back to Creekwood Inn, we spent the rest of the day sorting, cleaning & repacking everything, then had a farewell bbq in the sunshine.
Day 23 Homeward bound 12th Sept
The RV had to be delivered to Great Alaskan Holidays in the morning, which we did regretfully, then were shuttled to the airport. This sits in a beautiful setting, very close to the Chugach Mountains but only ...
With our first day in Anchorage being Labor Day, we knew we wouldn't get ahold of anyone to take care of a service for Maggie. That left us with the day to plan a bit what we wanted to do and run some errands. Our first stop was to get a rental car so we could drive out to Maggie, install Big Bertha, clean up the plane a bit, and get our excess luggage packed up in order to hopefully give to one of the other planes on the flight. Every pound lighter would count ...
... Travelodge would have been willing to hold our bags for us, and we might have been stuck sitting in the airport all day, waiting for a 9 p.m. flight.)
Since we had the car, spent the early morning tracking down some Geocaches in which to drop the remaining travel bugs that I hauled all the way to England and back (couldn’t find caches big enough to drop them). Success! Delivered four TBs to Alaska.
Spent most of ...
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