Explorer's Guide Alaska Panhandle (Paperback)

A Great Destination (Great Destinations Alaska Panhandle)

By Carol Fowler

Countryman Press, 9781581570953, 332pp.

Publication Date: June 1, 2009

List Price: 19.95*
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Cruise passengers will find a section on port highlights and things to do away from the crowds, as well as tips for observing wildlife, and a rundown on cruise lines that visit the Panhandle each summer. Another chapter focuses on Alaska Natives, especially the Tlingits, and their intriguing totem pole art. Another section takes travelers into the Yukon along the Chilkoot Trail on the paths blazed in the Klondike Gold Rush.