Alaskan Highway<br />A Collection of  Photos from along the Highway <br />
The Start of the Alaskan Highway<br />
Day One ... Cold and Snow!!!( Six hours later, sun and blue skies for the next 10 days)<br />
The Highway is an Historical Site(with museums and historical collections along the way)<br />
Toad River Hat Collection(there are over  6500 hats stapled to the ceiling of this lodge)<br />
Some Excitement in the Campsite(no one was hurt but several ATV’s and a storage  building were destroyed)<br />
Liard, BC  Hot Springs(natural springs, very hot in places, sulphur smell, but very relaxing)<br />
Watson Lake Sign Post Forest(largest public collection of stolen property ....nearly 7000 signs)<br />
Odds and Sods and Socks(churches, bars, and mountains were prominent along the highway)<br />
Another “Un-protected Border”(look closely, and see that the border line goes on forever)<br />
Alaska Pipeline Pumping Station(wall cleaning “scraper pigs” move through the 4’ pipe at 6 miles per hour)<br />
Valdez, Alaska(a fishing town, surrounded by mountains and water, plus the oil shipping port)<br />
Hand Powered Lifeboat(used in the rescue of over 500 people from a sinking cruise ship in the Gulf of Alaska)<br />
Don’t Mess With Alaskans(they will track you down and ........???)<br />
My first Camera ...a “Brownie”(still takes good pictures, eh!)<br />
Thanks for looking at the pics<br />I have done a separate collection for the animals we saw along the highway and another...
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Alaskan Highway Sites

  1. 1. Alaskan Highway<br />A Collection of Photos from along the Highway <br />
  2. 2. The Start of the Alaskan Highway<br />
  3. 3. Day One ... Cold and Snow!!!( Six hours later, sun and blue skies for the next 10 days)<br />
  4. 4. The Highway is an Historical Site(with museums and historical collections along the way)<br />
  5. 5. Toad River Hat Collection(there are over 6500 hats stapled to the ceiling of this lodge)<br />
  6. 6. Some Excitement in the Campsite(no one was hurt but several ATV’s and a storage building were destroyed)<br />
  7. 7. Liard, BC Hot Springs(natural springs, very hot in places, sulphur smell, but very relaxing)<br />
  8. 8. Watson Lake Sign Post Forest(largest public collection of stolen property ....nearly 7000 signs)<br />
  9. 9. Odds and Sods and Socks(churches, bars, and mountains were prominent along the highway)<br />
  10. 10. Another “Un-protected Border”(look closely, and see that the border line goes on forever)<br />
  11. 11. Alaska Pipeline Pumping Station(wall cleaning “scraper pigs” move through the 4’ pipe at 6 miles per hour)<br />
  12. 12. Valdez, Alaska(a fishing town, surrounded by mountains and water, plus the oil shipping port)<br />
  13. 13. Hand Powered Lifeboat(used in the rescue of over 500 people from a sinking cruise ship in the Gulf of Alaska)<br />
  14. 14. Don’t Mess With Alaskans(they will track you down and ........???)<br />
  15. 15. My first Camera ...a “Brownie”(still takes good pictures, eh!)<br />
  16. 16. Thanks for looking at the pics<br />I have done a separate collection for the animals we saw along the highway and another collection for the beautiful scenery along the highway<br />

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