Possibly one of the best adventure destinations on the planet, this small town just a couple of hours north of Anchorage was the town that helped to inspire the television series, Northern Exposure. While it is a world apart from the actual show, the charm of the place is like no other and the residents of the town are one of its greatest assets.
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New Photos – The Town of Talkeetna, Alaska
September 20, 2009 – 12:44 pm
By Steven Shoppman | Posted in Accomodation Reviews, Alaska, New Photos, North America, USA | Also tagged Alaska, denali, Mount McKinley, talkeetna | Comments (1)
New Photos – Glacier Landing in Talkeetna, Alaska
September 10, 2009 – 7:00 pm
There are few things in the world that you can do that require such little effort or your part to get such a huge return. A glacier landing gives you a sense of excitement that equals many of the most intense things out there, but to get this incredible feeling and experience, all you need to do is climb into a plane and put your faith in your pilot. As the plane takes off and heads toward the monstrous peaks, many times there are clouds lining
By Steven Shoppman | Posted in Alaska, Environment, New Photos, North America, USA | Also tagged Alaska, denali, fliying, mckinley, talkeetna, Talkeetna Air Taxi, USA | Comments (0)
Photo of the Week: Icy Wonderland
July 8, 2009 – 12:01 am
While visiting Valdez, our final destination in Alaska, we had the pleasure of sea kayaking near glacial icebergs with our host, Pangaea Adventures. The scenery and colors were out of this world.
By Craig Johnson | Posted in Alaska, North America, Photo of the Week, USA | Also tagged Alaska, ice bergs, Pangaea Adventures, sea kayaking, Valdez | Comments (1)