Alaska – Denali National Park

Our bus tour into Denali National Park started about 11:00 in the morning.  It was scheduled…

Alaska – McKinley Chalet Resort

After a great train ride from Anchorage, we are just outside the park at the McKinley…

Alaska – Train from Anchorage to Denali – Part 2

Although seeing Mt. Denali in the sunlight was a highlight of our trip, the other views…

Alaska – Train from Anchorage to Denali – Part 1

After spending the afternoon and evening in Anchorage, we boarded the train to Denali.  What is…

Alaska – Whittier to Anchorage

Our ship docked in Whittier, AK.  There isn’t much to Whittier other than docks for cruise…

Alaska – College Fjord

We spent most of the day at sea travelling from Glacier Bay toward College Fjord.  We…

Skagway -Taiya River Rafting

We found ourselves back at the Taiya River at the end of our hike.  Drake, our…

Skagway – Chilkoot Pass Trail

As I described in an earlier post, there were two primary trails used to get from…

Skagway – White Pass & Yukon Railroad

There were two trails from Skagway to the gold fields.  The longer, less steep trail went…

Skagway – Around Town

We arrived in Skagway before daylight and stayed until after dark.  So, our first sight this…