Alaska, Here We Come

Day One (3-24-2014) We were so excited that we were flying to Anchorage. It was a long flight though. When we were getting off the airplane at our destination, the flight attendant gave every one of my children a captain’s wings pin. What a great way to start the trip. We picked the reserved rental car up. It’s a Dodge Caravan for comfort because we would be spending some time in the vehicle while on the road. The first thing I … Continue reading >>

Alaskan Husky Sled Ride

We made this appointment before our tip to guarantee our spot. It’s a beautiful sunny day. The Chena river was frozen and covered with snow. The owner, I’d call her K here, was very nice and looked rough. She drove a huge truck with dogs in the enclosed cargo bed. Alaskan huskies were hybrid. They were extremely cold enduring and very efficient sled dogs. K got us suited up with more coats/parka, boots, and warmer hats. All these turned out … Continue reading >>