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Can you drive the Road to Emerald Lake during your Skagway cruise ship stop?

Can you drive the Road to Emerald Lake during your Skagway cruise ship stop?

Yes, it can! Renting a car in Skagway and driving to Emerald Lake and back takes about four to five hours, depending on how many stops you make. You can always turn around at any point. Driving straight through both directions takes four hours. Most cruise ship […]

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The “real ice road truckers”

The “real ice road truckers”

This is way beyond your typical Alaskan road trip. Here is a great article about people who drive across the tundra in the dead of winter, risking their lives to deliver new cars or other good to remote villages without road access. From the guy who took […]

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Alaskan wildlife quiz

Alaskan wildlife quiz

Love Alaskan wildlife? Sure, who doesn’t thrill to see an Alaskan grizzly stalking a meadow or a bull moose grazing in a bog. But do you know the answers to these questions? What bird has a wingspan TWICE that of a bald eagle? And just how big […]

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