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For those with a naturalist streak, few places on earth compare with the wonders of Southwest Alaska. Brown bears amble along the hills and plains, and more than 240 bird species inhabit Alaska’s Southwest region. The region’s terrain ranges from a landscape of volcanoes in Katmai National Park created by the 1912 eruption of the Novarupta volcano, to the windswept Aleutian Islands that make a 1,000-mile sweep toward Asia.

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TERRY VANDUSER
We took a single engine plane trip from Copper River Lodge to The Kennicott Copper Mine and McCarthy.  It was a beautiful flight over the  Wrangle Mts.  Taking off from the grass field and landing on the gravel air strip at the mine was an experience that I will never forget. Being in the wilderness is just amazing!  We and another couple were the only ones on the tour and we got the VIP treatment.  Seeing the deserted mine and buildings was like walking into the past.


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