The 'High One'
Trip Start Mar 17, 2010
76Trip End Jul 31, 2010
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We turned up for the dog sled show on the third day and got plenty of time to pet the huskies before being shown how they pull a sled so fast they surprise the hell out of the Park Ranger giving the demonstration. They were pretty excited dogs: we would put it up there with Rhu at the beach.
We had an interesting stay in the local hostel, one night of it we spent in a 'walled tent'. It was really a frame with a white tarpaulin over it - perhaps not the best choice of colour in the land where the sun doesn't set in summer.
We were not only one of the lucky 30% of people who get to see Mt McKinley/Denali when they visit but were also fortunate enough to see bears, carribou, golden eagles in abundance and the odd moose. Some of which Rich managed to get pictures of before the battery died...