Alaska 3/13/08—1/9/18

This is an illustrated trip report with thirty-one Ektachrome slide photos from a trip in 2000. They are mostly scenic, but there are some wildlife and plant photos that have scenic value.

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Introduction
Introduction
Map of route from Anchorage to the Tangle River Inn to Denali National Park and back to Anchorage
Map of route from Anchorage to the Tangle River Inn to Denali National Park and back to Anchorage
Long Lake There was a park here where we stopped to eat lunch on June 23, our first full day in Alaska. It was along the Glenn Highway on the way from Anchorage to...
Long Lake
There was a park here where we stopped to eat lunch on June 23, our first full day in Alaska. It was along the Glenn Highway on the way from Anchorage to…
Matanuska Valley This photo, also taken from the Glenn Highway, shows the Matanuska Valley with its river and glacier and the surrounding mountains. The Matanuska Valley is one...
Matanuska Valley
This photo, also taken from the Glenn Highway, shows the Matanuska Valley with its river and glacier and the surrounding mountains. The Matanuska Valley is one…
Road Back to Anchorage This photo was taken from almost the same spot as the Matanuska photo. However, it was looking back along the Glenn Highway towards Anchorage.
Road Back to Anchorage
This photo was taken from almost the same spot as the Matanuska photo. However, it was looking back along the Glenn Highway towards Anchorage.
Gypsum Rocks This scene along the Glenn Highway is confusingly called Gypsum Rocks. Gypsum is a white or colorless mineral made of calcium sulfate. The color here is due to...
Gypsum Rocks
This scene along the Glenn Highway is confusingly called Gypsum Rocks. Gypsum is a white or colorless mineral made of calcium sulfate. The color here is due to…
Glennallen and Mt. St. Elias This photo shows Mt. St. Elias from the town of Glennallen (population 500). We stopped here to get gas before leaving the paved road. It was the last...
Glennallen and Mt. St. Elias
This photo shows Mt. St. Elias from the town of Glennallen (population 500). We stopped here to get gas before leaving the paved road. It was the last…
Alaska Range This was our first glimpse of the Alaska Range seen across treeless tundra at the beginning of the Denali Highway. Although it was late June, there were patches...
Alaska Range
This was our first glimpse of the Alaska Range seen across treeless tundra at the beginning of the Denali Highway. Although it was late June, there were patches…
Scene at Tangle River Inn This nameless mountain and lake were across the Denali Highway from our headquarters at the Tangle River Inn. It was 6:30 AM, and there was no wind to disturb...
Scene at Tangle River Inn
This nameless mountain and lake were across the Denali Highway from our headquarters at the Tangle River Inn. It was 6:30 AM, and there was no wind to disturb…
Cow Moose with Calf This cow moose and calf were seen from the Denali Highway not far from the Tangle River Inn. Since this was a telephoto shot, they were farther away than they...
Cow Moose with Calf
This cow moose and calf were seen from the Denali Highway not far from the Tangle River Inn. Since this was a telephoto shot, they were farther away than they…