Wrangell – St. Elias National Park

What is the largest national park in the U.S. parks system?  You guessed it, Wrangell – St. Elias National Park. As large as Yellowstone National Park is, it would take six of them to equal the size of Wrangell – St. Elias. There are four major mountain ranges that are found in the park and … Continue reading Wrangell – St. Elias National Park

Au Revoir Kenai Peninsula

When people think about going to Alaska, Denali National Park probably comes to mind first. For many Alaskans, they plan to go to the Kenai Peninsula. We have been in that region for weeks and have posts on Seward and Homer, two great places to visit. There are several other towns on the peninsula that … Continue reading Au Revoir Kenai Peninsula

Glorious Day in the Kenai Fjords

It was a perfect day – sunny, clear blue skies, and calm winds.  After multiple rainy days, the weather finally broke.  We were so excited about the weather because we were taking the Major Marine Boat Tour to the Kenai Fjords National Park that day. We had reserved the 7.5 hour boat tour with the … Continue reading Glorious Day in the Kenai Fjords