Monthly Archives: May 2011

Dateline May 30, 2011..Juneau to Sitka to Skagway

Lots of side adventures while in Juneau. The Glacier Gardens was an interesting tour through the trees up to 600 feet seeing the glacier forest and learning how it comes back after a landslide and how trees coming down create … Continue reading

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Dateline May 23 – Juneau Alaska and Tracey Arm Fjord-Sawyer Glacier

This is a day that will be remembered the rest of our lives. We caught the 56 foot Adventure Bound boat at 8:00 AM in Juneau and traveled south for several hours to the Tracy Arm Fjord and Sawyer Glaciers. … Continue reading

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Dateline May 21, 2011 – Trip to Prince Rupert

Dawson Creek to Prince Rupert The drive to Prince Rupert to catch the ferry for the Alaska Marine Highway started with the repeat trip down Highway 97 to Prince George before picking up Highway 16 over to Prince Rupert. The … Continue reading

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Dateline May 16, 2011 Dawson Creek, BC Mile Marker 0

Dawson Creek was a town of 600 when in 1942 the United States started building an almost 1,500 mile highway (the AlCan) to just south of Fairbanks, Alaska. It is considered one of the top civil engineering marvels of the … Continue reading

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Dateline May 15, 2011 Prince George to Farmington Fairways, BC

Another adventurous day begins leaving the Casino in Prince George where we spent the nigh in the parking lot after a few hours at the computerized roulette table. $40 lost, but a few hours of fun! The drive began uneventfully … Continue reading

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Dateline May 11, 2011 Prince George, BC

The ferry trip from Vancouver Island wound through the San Juan Islands and was spectacular.  Landing in Vancouver we drove around and saw some of the sites.  It was raining so we headed on out to Hope BC for the … Continue reading

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Dateline May 6, 2011 Vancouver Island, Bristish Columbia

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As John said good-bye to his new friends on Whidbey Island we headed to Vancouver Island and Victoria.  We traveled over Deception Pass, unbelievable views on our way to Anacordes for the ferry to British Columbia.  Even with the rain the views from … Continue reading

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