Month: July 2011

Wonder Lake Shuttle Bus

July 23, 2011 We opted for shuttles for the next couple of days, as they allow you to get on and off the bus. As a rule, they won’t let you get off by wildlife, but the driver will drop you off 1/2 mile…

Denali Summit Flight

July 22, 2011 OK. We are nature drunk again… Today Jackie, Mike, Steve, and I drove a couple hours away to a town called Talkeetna to take a scenic flight tour of Mt McKinley. We moved the flight to today because the weather forecast…

Tundra Wilderness Tour

July 21, 2011: Last night we boondocked north of the park entrance. We had to push through some brush b/c the trail was over grown a bit. But the spot we found was worth it… …A really cool valley overlooking the Nenana river. On…

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Denali

July 20, 2011 Just got to Denali. We saw “the mountain” on the way up.

Moose Creek to Anchorage, AK

July 19, 2011 The “vandaid” was a success! Protected us from mosquitos and rain. Oh and Steve didn’t mention this yesterday, but there were no toilets at the last campsite and I had to #2. Lets just say, I’m officially an outdoors (wo)man. We…

Alaskan border to Moose Creek Rec Area, AK

July 17, 2011 It always feels like its the same time of day here… Weird. We got on the road and then stopped for Breaky. We are planning to get close to Anchorage tonight. I have a flight to LA tomorrow. More sad forest…