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World Travel – Alaska 1999 (Part II)

After completing the Land portion of our trip we got on board the cruise ship Sea Princess to start our Inside Passage. We saw some great ocean wildlife and many a glaciers along with some nice ports where we travelled inland including a visit into Canada’s Yukon Territory. We ended our cruise at Vancouver, British Columbia Canada. Can’t wait to do this again; but, I wonder what global warming has done since we were there…


Harvard Glacier
Collage Fjord

Vassar Glacier
Collage Fjord

Grand Pacific Glacier
Glacier Bay

Johns Hopkins Glacier
Glacier Bay

Moore Creek Bridge
Tectonic Plate Boundary
(Only connected on 1 side!)

Yukon Territory

Carcross, Canada

Mendenhall Glacier
Juneau, Alaska

Sea Princess
Mount Roberts Tramway

Vancouver, Canada
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1999: Alaska Railroad

RRAdventures Website: Alaska Railroad

As part of a Princes Cruises Line package we got hocked up behind the Alaska Railroad for a couple of days and saw some of the most amazing scenery.

 
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World Travel – Alaska 1999 (Part I)

Our 4th TCC entry came in 1999 when we took a combination Land / Cruise tour; starting with the Land section. We started by flying into Anchorage and slowly enjoyed many of the regions sites and we moved north to Fairbanks. We also traveled via the Alaska RR for a bit!

Alaska Native Heritage Center


Portage Glacier


Middle Glacier


Explorer Glacier


Kenai Princess Lodge


Bear Glacier


Holgate Glacier


Alyeska Resort


Denali – Our RR Car


Wedgewood Resort
(Taken at 10:30 PM!)

 
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