Monday, May 13, 2013


5-13-13 Weather is forecasted to be cloudy/rainy and continued cool – so decided it was a day to go to Anchorage ~35 miles.  The visitor center let us know so many of the things just aren’t open yet  or not on Mondays so we took a bus tour of the city, had lunch, and enjoyed some touristy things.

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Cook’s Inlet was named after the early explorer looking for the Northwest Passage – alas he didn’t find it in Alaska

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Lake Hood Float Plane base is the busiest float plane base averaging 190 flights per day.

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Enjoyed a stop at the Wild Berry store for chocolate fix.  This the largest chocolate fountain.

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Clouds began to lift a bit in late afternoon.  Heading back to the Mat-Su valley – Palmer.

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