Skagway

 

 

The first boatloads of stampeders bound for the Klondike landed at Skagway in July 1897.

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Skagway in the morning.

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Back of our Ship.

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White Pass & Yukon Railroad.

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One of the those art shoots.

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My first tour bus ride took me to the end of town all 5 blocks.

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Down town Skagway.

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Lets go shopping.

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One of the only drinks in town.

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One cute town dog.

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Maybe a town patrol car.

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Would someone tell me what a AB is?

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Come to find out the lady that runs this store is on my moms side of the family.

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The good old days.

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One steam powered snow blower.

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Lots of steal.

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Black and whites of past snow blowing work.

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A clue of it size.

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Lets get on a train.

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Good seats and clean glass.

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This outfit is building its own new train cars, real neat.

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Gold Rush Cemetery.

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Black Cross Rock.

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Coming up on glacier station.

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Pitchfork falls.

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More good art stuff.

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Fun ride seating out between the cars on the railing.

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Tunnel Mountain.

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Steal bridge constructed in 1901.

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White Pass Summit at the U.S./Canadian border.

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Some color.

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Nice 20.4 miles, with lots to see.

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Part of the the trail of '98 the primary route from Skagway to the gold fields.

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More of the trail of '98.

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View of where I rode up.

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Hard to believe this was a toll road.

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You can rent this car as a day cabin if you like to hike.

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