Ginny's Adventures 2007 travel blog

waiting to get in line for ferry

looking at Whittier from the ferry

Whittier's harbor

that's where we got on - small vehicle lot; 8 lanes that...

Leaving Kenai Peninsula

my roomette - table comes down to make a bed

or bunk bed comes out - I did one night on each...

The road after the 2.5 mile long tunnel led right to the ferry parking lot and we checked in immediately. Because of that, we didn't have a chance to see the town, but it looked like it was little more than a marina. We backed into the bottom deck of the ferry ourselves and we weren't packed so tightly that we had to worry about folding our mirrors and practically touching the vehicles in front or behind us. We got to Whittier at 5 PM, got in line by 5:45, were loaded by 7, and ate supper by 8:30. The ferry left at 10 PM sharp and it was still light enough to see the mountains and glaciers around us for a little while.

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