This is primarily a travel blog in which I write about traveling in our motorhome. Our travels have

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I began this blog as a vehicle for reporting on a 47-day trip made by my wife and me in our motorhome down to the Yucatan Peninsula and back. I continued writing about our post-Yucatan travels and gradually began including non-travel related topics. I often rant about things that piss me off, such as gun violence, fracking, healthcare, education, and anything else that pushes my button. I have a photography gallery on my Smugmug site (

Monday, July 17, 2017

Alaskan Intinerary

Our upcoming Alaska tour by plane, train, and bus begins soon. I know that internet access will be spotty at best but will post reports and photos when possible. Our itinerary is below:

July 22:  Fly from Houston to Fairbanks.
July 23:  Tour orientation and free day.
July 24:  By train to Denali National Park. Two nights at Kantishna Roadhouse, 95 miles deep in the park by shuttle bus. No phone or internet will be available.
July 25:  Hiking and sightseeing in the park.
July 26:  Shuttle out of the park then the train to Talkeetna. Two nights at Knik River Lodge.
July 27:  Day trip to Hatcher Pass and Independence Mine Historical Park.
July 28:  Depart Talkeetna for Anchorage and visit the Alaska Native Heritage Center.
July 29:  Fly from Anchorage to Juneau and board the Wilderness Adventurer for a 7-day cruise through glacier country. This will include Glacier Bay National Park/Icy Strait, Chichagof Island/Baranof Island, Frederick Sound/Stephens Passage, and Ford’s Terror/Endicott Arm.
August 5:  Return to Juneau and shuttle to airport for flight home.


Bill said...

Looks like every day will be filled. Enjoy.

Robert & Carol Ann Martin said...

Hopefully, it won't be like "If it's Tuesday this must be France."