In Alaska’s heartland, you’ll see the continent’s tallest peak, Mt. McKinley, and wide expanses of tundra. The forests are teeming with wildlife and bird life ranging from the formidable grizzly to stately herds of caribou to the state bird, the Willow Ptarmigan. Experience summer’s midnight sun or the winter’s northern lights. Wildlife can be seen on the highway that runs by Denali National Park, carrying visitors to and from Anchorage and Fairbanks. Interior is the original home of Alaska’s Athabascan Indians. Gold miners, farmers and fur trappers later discovered the riches of this region.
My husband and I spent a week in Alaska in June of 2006, it wasn't enough time! We enjoyed everything we saw from Anchorage to Palmer to the Kenai!
We especially enjoyed fishing for Kings on the Kenai with our friends Jane and Keith Holtan of Beaver Creek Cabins and Fishing in Kenai. Keith is a great guide and full of wonderful stories about Alaska AND I caught a King! All in all a wonderful trip.
We will be back and I guarantee we will stay a lot longer next time!
Contrary to what you might assume based on its name, the town of Circle is 50 miles south of the Arctic Circle. Miners who named the town in 1896...
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