I Went to Alaska

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    This is my sixth year sound seafood processing

    in Alaska. Only been during the summers so far but starting in June I am going to do two years straight through because I need the money! I actually enjoy the work so that is my major reason for continued employment.
    crazynam321 crazynam321
    36-40, M
    Apr 5, 2014

    Lack of Adjectives For Alaska

    we were lucky enough to go on a 2 week cruise up the inside passage and it was awesomely breathtakingly brilliant. to many moments to pick one out. we were also lucky enough to attend a lecture (sounds boring but wasnt )from the lady who won the idiatron in 1985. I even liked...
    legs1952 legs1952
    51-55, M
    Jul 13, 2009

    I'm An Arctic Kind of Girl

    I have to say that the Arctic is the most beautiful place I've ever seen. Yea, the inside passage was nice, but I just love the tundra... freakin awesome
    twiztidwoozle twiztidwoozle
    1 Response Jun 19, 2008

    Went to Alaska

    I went to Alaska last summer for about 2 weeks. I thought that Denali was totally overrated. I loved the Kenai area and the Alaska Railroad. Cruised for a week through the Inner Passage. The highlights were seeing the glaciers and a floatplane trip over Misty Fjords. The week I...
    femme7 femme7
    41-45, F
    1 Response Jul 8, 2008

    Memories of Alaska

    I went to Alaska two times in 2002 and once in 2004. My favorite times was 2002,when I went to Alaska by myself. I loved Portage Glacier, I walked across it because it was frozen. Beluga point in the morning is the most beautiful place on earth, as far as I am concerned. Exit...
    Morph1 Morph1
    36-40, M
    2 Responses Jan 5, 2009

    Quick Drive-Through Sampler Of Alaska...Ready To Go Again

    In early Summer of 2011 I drove from Seattle, WA to Anchorage, AK with my son.  Helping him travel the 2,400 miles in only 4 days through remote wilderness was an incredible opportunity to see parts of the world we had always wanted to experience.  While not being able to...
    deleted deleted
    Apr 17, 2012


    The things you see and do.I went to Alaska for work.  I'm a geologist and it was part of a project that I was working on.  What was so interesting for me was the peace.  Yes, it is cold and big and quiet. Very quiet. I'm in the woods and mountains.  The snow is beautiful...
    KingofSwords KingofSwords
    56-60, M
    1 Response Jan 6, 2012
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