Guide To The Alaska Highway

Author: Ron Dalby
Editor: Menasha Ridge Press
ISBN: 1634040899
Size: 19,69 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 321

Traveling across the great northern expanses from Dawson Creek, British Columbia, to Delta Junction, Alaska, the 1,500-mile Alaska Highway remains one of the greatest driving adventures of all time. Inside you will find details on gas prices, where to camp, how to prepare your vehicle for the journey, and insightful driving tips. Brimming with full-color photography, this updated edition of Guide to the Alaska Highway is the most stunning, the most complete, and most thoroughly researched book on the market today. Arriving in time for the highway's 75th anniversary, this invaluable guide will help travelers tailor a safe, pleasant, and enjoyable drive through some of the most scenic and rugged landscape on Earth. Tips scattered through the guide tell you where to spot wildlife, let you in on a few favorite fishing holes, and highlight important destinations. This guide is perfect for the adventure lover.

Adventure Guide Alaska Highway

Author: Ed Readicker-Henderson
Editor: Hunter Publishing, Inc
ISBN: 9781588435712
Size: 19,93 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 541

This new edition provides the most up-to-date guide to travelling the Highway from British Columbia through the Yukon and Alaska to Prudhoe Bay. Information covered includes places to eat and stay, useful websites and regional and town maps.


Author: Paul Whitfield
Editor: Rough Guides
ISBN: 9781843532583
Size: 19,42 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 173

The Rough Guide to Alaska is the indispensable guidebook to one of the world''s greatest adventure destinations. The Rough Guide will ensure the reader gets the most from their time in this extraordinary region. The opening pages feature a full-colour introduction to Alaska''s highlights, with inspirational photography of the stunning sights and activities on offer, from viewing the ethereal glow of the Northern Lights to cruising the epic highways. There are evocative accounts of the state''s vast wilderness, from the majestic peak of Denali to the glaciers of Prince William Sound, and lively reports on Anchorage, Fairbanks, and all Alaska''s rough-hewn towns. There is also expert advice on the multitude of outdoor activities, such as hiking, mountain biking, rafting, fishing and kayaking plus lesser known activities such as panning for gold or riding a husky sled.

The World Famous Alaska Highway

Author: Tricia Brown
Editor: Graphic Arts Center Publishing Co.
ISBN: 0882406027
Size: 16,37 MB
Format: PDF
Read: 805

For the ultimate wilderness road trip, this guide is indispensable. From the southernmost community of Homer to Deadhorse, the northern end of the road that meets the Arctic Ocean, the guide details routes, driving conditions, unique people, and all that awaits the adventurous traveler along the way. 90 full-color photos and 6 maps.

Wild Alaska

Author: Nancy Simmerman
Editor: Mountaineers Books
ISBN: 9780898865837
Size: 17,37 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
Read: 947

Whether you're planning to airlift your kayak to a remote stretch of wild river or drive up the Alaska Highway with your family, this is your encyclopedic guide to exploring one of the world's last frontiers. Wild Alaska offers both the first-time visitor and the experienced Alaskan trailblazer countless opportunities to explore the beautiful glaciers, rivers, and shorelines of The Great Land. Readers will also find an appendix of useful information, including the locations of campgrounds; addresses and phone numbers of land managers; access and services available at each village; and recommendations for further reading sources.

Flyfisher S Guide To Alaska

Author: Scott Haugen
Editor: Wilderness Adventures Press
ISBN: 9781932098020
Size: 19,99 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 145

From the Arctic to Bristol Bay, this book covers all the fabulous fishing opportunities throughout Alaska. With this resource, anglers can fly into Anchorage, rent a camper, and be catching trophy salmon and trout within hours of arrival. Includes 109 detailed river and lake maps--a big book for a big state.

Alaska Traveler S Guide South Central

Author: Michael Barron
Editor: Xlibris Corporation
ISBN: 1465379819
Size: 13,94 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
Read: 267

Alaska Traveler's Guide: South Central is a combined travel book covering Homer to Valdez. It contains maps, history, personnel stories and striking photographs that you wouldn't find in a travel guide. What was the draw to the Homer area? Life of the natives or perhaps the mining? Soldotna, Kenai what was their story? Harley Sterling has is a sad story, with a happy ending. Seward was a real boom town. It abounds in get rich legends, good guys and bad men! Learn the truth about "Turnagain Arm" and it's real danger. The secondary disaster that hit Anchorage in the Fall of 1964, months after the earthquake. Learn of the gold, the oil and the people of this Great Land! A great book about Alaska!

Adventure Guide To The Alaska Highway

Author: Ed Readicker-Henderson
Editor: Edison, N.J. : Hunter Pub.
ISBN: 9781556504570
Size: 12,25 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
Read: 464

Discusses the sites, museums, lodges, and parks along the Alaska and surrounding highways, and offers tourist information about Canada

The Little Road Trip Handbook

Author: Erin McHugh
Editor: Sterling Publishing Company, Inc.
ISBN: 9781402731617
Size: 19,72 MB
Format: PDF, ePub
Read: 526

On the road again! The car, the highway, and the thrill of finding whatever comes your way: the great American road trip is every citizen’s birthright. Here’s the perfect guide for trippers ready to get their kicks on Route 66...and beyond. It’s got advice for making sure your ride is safe, that the traveling companions are compatible and the music awesome, and that you stay out of trouble. (Except for trouble you want!) Maps, itineraries, and top trip tips make this a glove compartment staple!

Discovering Denali

Author: Dow Scoggins
Editor: iUniverse
ISBN: 0595750583
Size: 15,41 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
Read: 833

Preparing for a trip where the forecast is chance of sunshine, partly cloudy, rain, and possibly an earthquake is a daunting task. Discovering Denali is an all-inclusive tour guide to Denali National Park and Mount McKinley. Find the secrets of Denali's treasures: The Denali Grand Slam-Dall sheep, caribou, moose and grizzly bears Arctic High Altitude Mountaineering Local festivals and events such as the Nenana Ice Classic and the Talkeetna Moose Dropping Festival The annual lottery to be allowed to drive the length of the park Discovering Denali is a compendium of all things Denali, including hiking and climbing maps, summer and winter activities, wildlife, local towns, and state parks.