September 1993 - Vancouver Island to Alaska
I had not visited my Yukon home since 1986.
Steve had never visited Yukon or Alaska. It was time! We packed the
tent, gear & cat in the truck and hit the road.
Here are miscellaneous pictures from that trip in no particular
The images were scanned so the quality
is not as crisp as more recent digital images.
More of this route through B.C. here.
Bear Glacier on Highway 37A
Camping at Boya Lake
Roadside stop on the Alaska Highway
Sue and Fangcat at the Signpost Forest in Watson Lake, Yukon
More recent pictures of the Kluane Lake area here.
Hiking up to Soldier's Summit
with Kluane Lake as a backdrop
At Soldier's Summit
reading the historical information overlooking Kluane Lake
Plaque at Soldier's Summit
Slim's River heading westward, viewed from Sheep Mountain
Hoodoos on Sheep Mountain
View from Sheep Mountain
Kluane Lake shore
See more recent photos of the Alaska
Highway north of f Kluane Lake here
Old truck at Snag, Yukon
Beaver Creek is where the Alaska Highway was finally joined in 1942
Sign at the Alaska border on the Alaska
See more of the Dempster on my page
dedicated to that route, with recent photos.
Sign at the start of the Dempster Highway
Sign at Tombstone Mountain outlook
View over Tombstone Mountain from the Dempster Hwy
At the Arctic Circle
Steve and Fangcat at the Arctic Circle
In 1996 we drove to Inuvik for the longest day of the year.
See those photos on my Dempster page.
Be sure to visit my page dedicated to
Dawson City for more!
Palace Grand Theatre in Dawson City
Sue & Steve at the Robert Service Cabin
paddle wheelers at the paddlewheel graveyard, a little known site
along the Yukon River
That's me hugging one of the paddlewheels
Looking over one of the paddlewheelers that was collapsing
Vehicle ferry on the Yukon River
Northwest Mounted Police gravesite at Dawson City
View from the Midnight Dome at Dawson City
See here for more recent and better
quality images of the South Klondike Highway.
View from Klondike Highway, north of Skagway
Tagish Lake along the Klondike Highway, just north of Tagish
Camped near Carcross and it snowed overnight!
Below are pictures of the North Klondike Highway - see
more recent photos of the North Klondike,
On the North Klondike Highway, sign at the rest area for the Tintina
I looked for the Tintina Trench ... this is what I saw
Historical site - Montague House
Historical site - Montague House
Five Finger Rapids alongside the Klondike Highway
Sign above the Pelly River
Savage-Teklanika page here for
Denali Park and the Mt. McKinley in 2010.
A clear day but the film camera didn't capture the distant Mount
We got off the
park bus and hiked a bit ...
See the ground squirrel?
View along the Denali Park Road
View from Eielson Visitor Center in Denali
A grizzly bear taking advantage of the fall berries before hibernation
Another view from the road in the park
The gravel Denali Highway travels from Cantwell
to Paxson. The scenery was stunning.
During our 2010 trip we did not drive this
road because it was raining and overcast.
In 2010, we did this route
Worthington Glacier viewed from the Richardson Highway
-- see our 2010 trip for more pictures
Looking down from the Worthington Glacier
Tank farm at the Valdez Terminal
Ship at the Valdez terminal
View from our campsite at Haines, Alaska
On the water at Haines, Alaska
On the ferry between Haines and Skagway
Arriving at Skagway, AK