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Aug 13, 2008 - From Tok to Chickn and across the border to the Yukon

We were so lucky, so many others have had bad weather going across here and the roads are not the best, narrow,gravel,frost heaves, potholes, and lots of big grades both up and down(some to 12% they said) I believe them. But the forcast was just for sprinkles and the other road south goes the way we came up and we heard nothing good as they are really doing road construction and with the rain that means lots and lots of mud, some of it really deep, and lots of delays waiting for a pilot car through 1 lane construction so off we go with...

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Jun 25, 2006 - Omigod, Omigod, Omigod- Top of World Highway

What a day!!! And not in such a good way either although I felt a little like my favorite movie heroine, Dorothy, who, at the end of the movie said something to the effect of: "some of it was horrible, but most of the time it was beautiful!" I can't describe in words what it is like to take a 40 foot motorhome with a towed pickup truck across and over the "Top of the World Highway"(in Canada) and the Taylor Highway (in Alaska). It started out innocently enough. We got up at 5:30 to beat the rush to get onto the free ferry that you have to...

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