John's Motel and RV Park

3543 Mountain View Drive, Anchorage, Alaska, 99508, United States | Motel
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Location

This motel, located in the Mountain View area of Anchorage, is near Alaska Museum of Natural History, Ship Creek, Nunaka Valley Park, and Out North Contemporary Art House.
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Travel Blogs from Anchorage

Down to Anchorage

A travel blog entry by randysmithmba on Jul 24, 2014

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... was heavy traffic so we did not get a good view.

We finally made it into downtown Anchorage and we wanted to walk around a little. It was drizzling pretty hard. We were going to meet up with childhood friend of Karen’s and mine. We did a little bit of hopping and I stopped in for an obligatory beer at Darwin’s Revenge. William and I went there 10 and 12 years ago. Same old dive bar. We had ...

Mountain views and Moose

A travel blog entry by chuckjeanfl on Jul 08, 2014

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... van with our cameras to hopefully spot some moose in Kincaid Park. We saw the first one on the side but too much traffic to stop. The next was a mama moose and baby, right by the roadway. They were so close, pictures were easy. A little further in, we saw another one. On the way out, the mama and baby crossed over the road to our side then the baby laid down right there. All in all, it was a nice way to end the day.
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A Brief History of Alaskan Transport

A travel blog entry by rodk on Jan 18, 2014

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... according to Brandon our ever-positive guide, is that if you find yourself fast approaching a hazard, accelerate. The faster you go the more the machine ‘floats’ above the ground and with enough power and the right angle, a snow mobile can get across overflow and even traverse open water. In fact in summer, Alaskans hold competitions to see who can cross open water (check out http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fzyxl0VO _1E). If you are concerned that ...

Anchorage to Denali

A travel blog entry by kiwikaren on Aug 27, 2013

... the demonstration, we went into the indoor theatre where Jeff King spoke about living in Alaska, his dogs and running the Iditarod. He also showed us his sled and some of the equipment he uses. He was a great speaker, and the talk was funny and informative.

After the talk and some time for questions, there was the usual shopping opportunity (as one of our bus driver-guides said, its Alaskan State Law that no visitor should be more than 100 feet from ...

Catching up on the blog

A travel blog entry by mazb10 on Aug 02, 2013

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... but didn’t get very far as a few doors down is the Veteran’s Museum so I paid the entrance fee & went in. There were loads of exhibits which I found very interesting. The lady behind the desk offered to give me a guided tour but I declined as I wanted to amble round at my own pace. I told her about the Laura Wright Parkys shop thinking that she may know Sheila, she didn’t but she certainly knew of Sheila’s grandmother, whom Sheila ...

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