WHOOHOO!! We made it to ALASKA!!

Discussion in 'Random Ramblings' started by peepsnbunnies, Jun 6, 2010.

  1. peepsnbunnies

    peepsnbunnies Songster

    Mar 31, 2007
    Central Florida
    WhooHoo fellow Peeps!
    We sailed into Ketchikan this morning! We have been on the road since May 9th, stopping at tons of places along the way. I have taken over 1000 pics! Hubby said he is sooooo glad cameras are digital now or we would be BROKE! [​IMG] We will be pulling out of port in a couple of minutes, but wanted to tell IMP that I think I saw a suspicious 'hatchery' on the hill overlooking the Ferry Terminal. I will try to post a pic later.

    Everything is so BIG and green here! We have seen some of the most spectacular scenery on the inside passage along the way and have seen whales, dolphins, seals, bald eagles and lots of other birds. The waterfalls were just gorgeous and the snowcapped moutains were lovely! I will try to upload some pics later.

    Looking forward to possibly meeting some Alaska Peeps in a week or so when we are down on the Kenai Peninsula! [​IMG] [​IMG]

    Hubby says I am in "chicken withdrawl" and "critter withdrawl" [​IMG] He is right! I ask everyone walking a dog if I can pet it!

    Lisa [​IMG]
    Last edited: Jun 6, 2010
  2. Bantimna

    Bantimna Songster

    Sep 29, 2009
    South Africa
    Sounds amazing!!
    You must post pics!
  3. Sugar Sand Farm

    Sugar Sand Farm Songster

    Apr 24, 2007
    North Florida
    Sounds like you are having a total blast Lisa Glad to hear it. My sister did the Alaska adventure twice now and still talks about it today Have fun and keep us posted Micki
  4. redhen

    redhen Kiss My Grits...

    May 19, 2008
    Western MA
    I loved the inside passage..it was so beautiful! [​IMG]
    Have fun!!!!!!!!! [​IMG]
  5. DuckLady

    DuckLady Administrator

    Jan 11, 2007
    NE Washington State
    How fun! Enjoy!
  6. Hi Lisa! That sounds like a blast!
    Be sure to post lots of pics when you get home.

    Lisa (still way down here in SC)
  7. Imp

    Imp All things share the same breath- Chief Seattle

    I'm so glad you are enjoying it. I think it is unique in the world. Google now has Ketchikan in maps so I just took a virtual walking tour of my old neighborhood.
    I don't think I want to live there again, but it was an idyllic place to grow up.

  8. WriterofWords

    WriterofWords Has Fainting Chickens

    Dec 25, 2007
    Chaparral, New Mexico
    I am so jealous,, please post lots of pics!
  9. debilorrah

    debilorrah The Great Guru of Yap

    I too am green with envy. What an awesome time you must be having!!!!! Congrats on being able to do it!
  10. gogoalie

    gogoalie Songster

    May 15, 2010
    Alaska? What's to see in Alaska??? [​IMG] [​IMG]

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