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Jun 22, 2017 - Yukon Wildlife

@@@@@@@ BACKGROUND Here’s some of what the Lonely Planet – Canada chapter Yukon has to say about Kluane Lake, Destruction Bay and Burwash: For long segments west of Whitehorse, the Alaska Highway has been modernized to the point of blandness. Fortunately, this ends abruptly at Haines Junction. From here the road parallels legendary Kluane National Park and the St Elias Mountains. Turquoise Kluane Lake is the Yukon’s largest. Soldier’s Summit Trail A good pause during an Alaska Highway drive is the Soldier’s Summit Trail, an easy 1km hike up...

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Jul 17, 2012 - Day 84, back on the Alaska Highway

Day 84, Tuesday, July 17, 2012 I didn’t get my homecooked pancakes. I ate oatmeal. At least it wasn’t raining when we loaded up the car on the dolly this morning. It’s about 90 miles to the Canada Border from Tok. The clouds were too low to see the mountains still. At Customs, we had to stop and go inside again because the registration form for Rob’s shotgun expired after 60 days and we had to pay another $25 for a new one. But again, they didn’t look at anything or come out and check the bus. So, on we go. The road is horrible! There are...

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