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This place is brilliant - lovely cabins, hand built by the owner and his wife (the amazingly friendly Peg) and located in just about the coolest (and quirkiest) town on Earth. I can totally recommend Talkeetna Cabins if you're ever in the area.
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... Our cases didn't arrive until 3ish.
We ate lunch in the Grizzly Bar - I had salmon chowder and Kevin had a Angus beef burger which was huge - and then we had a wander around the property.
Most people went off on tours so the place was buzzing with buses and shuttles. You can get a shuttle into Talkeetna but we were happy to unwind after all the driving we did yesterday.
One feature they organise ...
... heavy fog so it was on to plan #2.
Mahay's jet boats into Devil's Canyon whitewater rapids. Tours were leaving in 10 minutes so we rushed to add another layer for warmth and throw on some decent shoes. The boat was just incredible. The ginormous engines roared for 65 miles upstream against the terrific current of the Susitna and Talkeetna rivers. We spotted a bald eagle perched at the tip of a tree along the riverbank. The ...
We had the morning to ourselves.... No sheep...
The national parks take the low impact ethos very seriously even to the lengths of using dog teams to run the park in the winters.
As part of the promotion of the parks they do a free daily display of their dog teams..
Of course CJ wants to go see these dogs...
So we find a free shuttle to the park entrance and then a short trip to the ...
... in our RV Park for the night. Breakfast tomorrow at the Roadhouse and then we head south to hang out around Homer for the remainder of our trip.
Don't believe the RV Park Ads that say they have wi-fi! They don’t! We have had very spotty to no internet access since Montana…..Oh for a McDonalds! Another reason for some of those good old American brands that at least give you a measure of quality, no matter good or ...
... must fill a sled with split wood, then tow it by snow machine & feed the wood into a bonfire, around which bachelors tell lousy stories.
All 3 rounds are timed. After penalty times, if any, are added, the 3 times are combined & the woman with the fastest accumulated time wins. There are some great prizes for the top 3 finishers, but most women do it for the love of the game. Winners have received anything from gold nuggets to free flights to Hawaii & London. ...