Denali National Park

From Seward, we boarded a coach bus and headed out on a 10 hour trek inland to Denali National Park and Preserve, past scenic glacier-topped mountains, freshwater lakes, and vast forests.  We made a stop in Anchorage for lunch, and I was THRILLED to find that the finish line of the Moose’s Tooth Marathon was…

Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve

We were cruising into Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve and a small boat carrying National Park Service employees pulled up beside our ship.  A rope ladder was lowered, and the NPS rangers climbed aboard.     The National Park Service (celebrating 100 years of service this week!!!) gave a presentation to the cruise passengers on…