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   Juneau - Adventure & Culture
In Juneau, Alaska’s scenic capital city, cosmopolitan charm and rich history combine with the stunning wilderness of the Tongass National Forest and the bountiful waters of the Inside Passage. Juneau became the capital city of Alaska in 1906 when the government was moved from Sitka. It is Southeast Alaska’s hub with convenient air and ferry service to Inside Passage communities, Glacier Bay National Park, Anchorage and Seattle (only 2 hours by air).
Among other things, visitors can enjoy Alaska’s most accessible glacier, fly over the Juneau Icefield, discover the State Museum, gaze at humpback and orca whales, take a glacier cruise, tour a historic gold mine, ride
the Mount Roberts Tram, savor fresh Alaskan seafood, shop downtown galleries, catch salmon and watch sea lions, seals, eagles and possibly bears. Juneau also has a thriving arts community with a local symphony, two major statewide music festivals, an award-winning theater, and countless local artists. Best of all, these authentic Alaskan experiences are all within 15 minutes of downtown Juneau.
Mendenhall Glacier is Alaska’s famous “drive-in” glacier. It is only 13 miles from downtown Juneau along a paved road. The glacier can be viewed from the road or from the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center.
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   Fast Facts
➨➨Population: 32,406 (2014 census) ➨➨Founded in 1881
➨➨Area: 3,248 sq miles
➨➨The longest day is June 21
(18 hrs, 18 min of daylight)
➨➨The shortest day is December 21 (6 hrs, 21 min of daylight)
       DOWNTOWN JUNEAU
      Wrangell
Centrally located in southeast Alaska, in the heart of the Inside Passage and the Tongass National Forest. Wrangell is easily accessible to all other major southeast communities as well as 2.5 hours by Alaska Airlines jet from the key hub of Seattle, WA, 2 hours from Juneau, AK and 3.5 hours from Anchorage, AK.
RVers can visit Wrangell via the Alaska Marine Highway System. Boat charter companies also provide water taxi services to nearby communities.
Transportation within Wrangell is fairly easy. Many facilities are within walking distance in the downtown commercial area.
Wildlife abounds in the area. A variety of excursions get you up close to glaciers, black and brown
bears, eagles, sea lions, harbor seals, whales, salmon and halibut to name a few. Anan Bear and Wildlife Observatory is favorite spot to view brown and black bears feasting on salmon.
If history and cultural influences interest you, visit the Tlingit
Chief Shakes Island and Tribal House Historic Monument, and Petroglyph Beach State Historic Park. Travel the Stikine River to visit the places where gold miners camped and garnets were mined, and see the abundant wildlife that lured the Hudson Bay Company to establish a settlement.
Outdoor adventure and activities await you. The protected waters in Southeast Alaska provide excellent sea kayaking and opportunity for exploration by wildlife charter tours. Fishing is spectacular.
Halibut and all 5 species of salmon, steelhead and trout are key targets by visiting fishermen.
Muskeg Meadows Golf Course is
a USGA regulation course and has tournaments almost every weekend.
Wrangell Island has over 100 miles of forest roads that offer mountain
bikers, hikers, RV’ers, and other explorers access to remote lakes, rivers, campsites, trails and scenic overlooks. If you prefer a birds eye view of the surrounding area, flightseeing to glaciers, fjords,
or cabins on remote lakes, or to Telegraph Creek in British Columbia are fun options.
   Island Tours
• Island Heritage Tour
• Fresh Water Fly-Fishing
     Wilderness Adventure Tours
• Anan Bear & Wildlife Observatory
• Stikine River Wilderness • LeConte Glacier
 Wrangell, Alaska
alaskawaters.com
Toll Free: 1-800-347-4462 info@alaskawaters.com
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EVERGREEN AVE
to Mendenhall Glacier, Ferry Terminal and Hospital
BEHRENDS AVE
GOLDBELT
TROY AVE
HEMLOCK ST ALDER ST
to Perseverance Trailhead and Last Chance Mining Museam
MARTIN RD
HIGHLAND DR
PARKS ST
BASIN RD
SPRUCE ST
SEATER ST
to Mt. Roberts Trailhead
GOLD CREEK
GLACIER AVE
IRWIN ST
COPE PARK RD
COPE PARK
MARINE PARK
EVERGREEN CEMETERY
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CALHOURN
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