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Buckle up for an Alaskan Odyssey; Wild and Cold!!

“Travelling, it leaves you speechless ,then turns you into a storyteller”  – Ibn Battuta

When many people asked me on why we chose Alaska of all the places to celebrate our wedding anniversary, my instant response was that we wanted to do something wild this time! 687 more words

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Dear Parent Papa and Diminutive Dave (2) - Birthday Party and The SS Alaska - Nov., 1940

Mrs. McCain’s birthday party was a complete surprize. By strange coincidence, I was the one who went for her mail the night she got the letter from you. 559 more words

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Podcast #77: When Nature Calls

Ah, wilderness! Our intrepid storyteller heeds the call of the wild in Denali National Park only to find comfort in a climate-controlled school bus. This riveting tale was told live at our December 2014 show, “Frozen.” 61 more words

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North America: Mt. McKinley and Mt. Rainer

MOUNT MCKINLEY / DENALI

Mt. McKinley, also known as Denali, is the highest point in North America at 20,237 feet (6,168 meters). It is one of the Seven Summits (highest peak in each continent). 336 more words

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Review: Murder Over Kodiak by Robin Barefield

“To the lover of wilderness, Alaska is one of the most wonderful countries in the world. — John Muir

Alaska is what happens when Willy Wonka and the witch from Hansel and Gretel elope, buy a place together upstate, renounce their sweet teeth, and turn into health fanatics. 1,056 more words

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