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Scenic Driving Alaska and the Yukon, 2nd Paperback – Aug 1 2005

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Product Details

  • Paperback: 336 pages
  • Publisher: FalconGuides; Second edition (Aug. 1 2005)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0762736348
  • ISBN-13: 978-0762736348
  • Product Dimensions: 23.1 x 15.4 x 2.3 cm
  • Shipping Weight: 499 g
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars 3 customer reviews
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: #349,778 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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From the Back Cover

Pack up the car and enjoy thirty-one drives through some of the most spectacular scenery in the North Country. This indispensable highway companion maps out trips for exploring scenic byways and gravel highways, from the majestic beauty of snowcapped Denali in the Alaska Range and the lush coastal forests of British Columbia's Inside Passage in the south, to the vast expanse of the Yukon's Arctic tundra and far into the upper reaches of the Northwest Territories.
Inside you'll find:

" Itineraries ranging from 41 miles to more than 1,390 miles in length
" Route maps for each drive
" In-depth descriptions of national parks, preserves, and recreation areas
" Where to find North Country treasures, such as massive glaciers, native ruins, ghost towns, wilderness parks, and local wildlife
" Historical information and suggested side trips
" Tips on camping, travel services, and best driving seasons

About the Author

Erik Molvar has been exploring the length and breadth of the Far North since 1988. He hopes that his writings will create greater awareness and appreciation for the historical and natural features of the Great Land so that these features may be preserved for the generations that follow.

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Used this book extensively on 5 week motorhome trip from Calgary, Alberta through Alaska. All relevant highways including approach routes from Canada included. Trip was made more interesting by narrative about landforms,and other scenary along the way as well as bits of history. Well worth the price. Suggest using as complementary to Milepost and Alaskan Camping books.
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very good compact novel..not as elaborate as the milepost but if you need a trimed down version or more compact i recomend this but no need to get this and the milepost..
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HASH(0xa29c43fc) out of 5 stars Very detailed information but dry and hard to read June 29 2008
By Donna W. - Published on
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It's pretty hard to read about every detail of a road, but if you need that information it is here. The book is entirely in black and white which was disappointing. I got much more out of The Milepost which is publised every year and is always up to date.
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HASH(0xa29c4648) out of 5 stars Great guide! March 26 2010
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If you want a guide that will get you off the beaten path and back to the main road/highway safely, this is the one for you.
Detailed descriptions of things to see along the way. Even the National Park Service was not as up to date as this book as it includes many unmarked trailheads and advice for the locations you visit.
HASH(0xa29c4888) out of 5 stars Not enough information April 7 2013
By Fred C. Bueno - Published on
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The premise of this book is right on the mark. It's a collection of scenic drives, each containing a small map and a few pages of description. The book is divided in two parts; Yukon and Alaska, so you can go straight to the territory you'll be visiting (or read the whole thing in case you intend to cross the border). So much for the promise...Now, the reality: You get more Wikipedia alike historical tidbits than descriptions of what you will see on such drive. Of course, highlights are cited but again, mixed with bubbling history info. Plus, some drives include useful information like location of gas stations, places to camp, specific points I should stop to see something particularly beautiful, exciting or interesting others not so much. In a short line, what you get is a collection of driving suggestions but you'll have to use the Internet and/or the Milepost to check for more specific information on each of them before actually taking the road.
HASH(0xa29c4a20) out of 5 stars A must have for driving the Al/Kan highway Feb. 8 2013
By toni bohnett - Published on
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Very informative and helpful to those who have never driven in the Yukon/Alaska road system. Travelers should be aware of all the seasonal conditions, and available gas/stops as well as the many things to do.
HASH(0xa29c4900) out of 5 stars Good book, great series July 6 2010
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I am planning a driving trip throughout Alaska and Yukon Territory. This is exactly what I needed to learn where I need to go, and what I can expect. As usual, the Scenic Driving series is excellent.