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Alaskan Highway – Dawson Creek to Watson Lake

We finally arrived in Dawson Creek, the official start of the Alaskan Highway built by the US government at the start of WWll to enable the movement of war material so as to defend the western frontier of the United States from Japanese invasion. The road is 1486 miles from Dawson Creek to Fairbanks, Alaska. […]

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Drive to Bella Coola, British Columbia

We went into the Visitor here in Williams Lake to use their WIFI signal. The young woman behind the desk asked if we had ever seen Bella Coola. We said no. She said it was beautiful and we should go see it as part of our journey to Alaska. It didn’t take us long to […]

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Hell’s Gate along Route 1 British Columbia

Our trip north on Route 1 was one of the prettiest drives I think we’ve ever taken. We followed the Fraser the entire day through canyons and farm land. We decided to investigate Hell’s Gate so we parked the rig and headed over to the visitor center. We watched the tram taking visitors down to […]

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