S: Ford/Hendrickson Alaska Trip 2011
BC: Farewell Alaska! We hope to return to see you soon.
FC: Ford/Hendrickson Alaska Trip 2011
1: CAMPING | What a beautiful view! | This is a picture of our ship The Volendam.
2: These pictures were taken from the front deck of our ship as we went through Tracey Arm. It was such a beautiful sight. Even though it was somewhat cold, We just couldn't make ourselves go inside.
3: Downtown Juneau | Karmen relaxing in Juneau.
4: Laura and Jack at the Mendenhall Glacier. It was a beautiful sight. | KarmenK
5: Karmen and Evelyn at the Mendenhall Glacier near Juneau, Alaska. | On the far left is a waterfall near the Mendnhall.
6: Downtown Skagway | Another view of Skagway.
7: Evelyn with a couple of friends. | We thought this building in Skagway was so unique.
8: Hard to believe that the miners actually took this trail with their horses in the dead of winter. H
9: This is the train we took on the White Pass and Yukon Route.
10: These are some of the unbelievable views we got to see from our train trip from Skagway, Alaska to Whitehorse, Yukon Territory Canada.
14: Our Tour Bus | . | No visit to Alaska would be complete without a visit to the North Pole.
15: This is Emily, our tour director. She was just great and made our trip so much fun. | ! | Eric and his group traveled with our group. We kind of got the two of them together.
16: Our tour group
17: We got to visit a dog sled farm. The dogs were very friendly and liked to be petted. They also really like to run.
18: We went to a rendezvous and Laura was serenaded by the star.
19: Evelyn hit the jackpot with 60 dollars worth of gold.$ | We panned for gold. | We got to see the Alaskan pipeline. First from a distance then up close.
20: While in Fairbanks, we took a paddle boat ride.
21: While on the boat ride we visited the home of Susan Butcher. | Susan was a 4 time Iditarod champion. Her husband and daughters are continuing on with her work and her daughters plan to continue in her footsteps.
22: Denali National Park is a beautiful place. We got to see some caribou, but we weren't close enough to get good pictures.
23: We got our best pictures of wild life at the museum.
24: Beautiful Mt McKinley. We were so fortunate to get to see it | The train ride was spectacular. Great views all the way from Denali to Anchorage.
26: We loved Anchorage. This is how it loked from our balcony.
27: This is the tee shirts that Jack designed for us. Unfortunately they shrunk when washed and we didn't get to wear them.