Posted on September 9, 2011

Day 21. A peak of Mt. McKinley…

It’s right there in the middle…. It felt good to stretch the legs and go for a brisk hike. I didn’t want to spend 11 hours on a bus, so here is a View from Mt Healy outlook… At least I got to see it’s peak.

Day 20. To choose a road…

Yesterday I dropped by Adventure cycleworks outside of Fairbanks for an oil change, and ended up leaving with a headful of information about the Dalton highway to prudhoe bay. Coming from someone who has been up almost every year for the past 30, he let me know about the best places to camp, to eat, … Continue reading

Day 19. 4,783 miles. Alaska at last

I don’t know if I took many pictures today… Each day starts out with a fresh perspective, the landscapes changing slightly from the day before. But the road kept getting longer, the aspens playing leapfrog with the spruce, the peak of blue sky at the horizon, stayed just beyond the gray, never attainable. 4 days … Continue reading