Experience the grandeur of Alaska on UW Colleges unique Tour of Kenai Fjords and Denali National Parks. Mark Miner will take 16 very lucky adventurers on a trip of a lifetime. Travel Alaska Railroad’s Coastal Classic Train to Seward on what the National Geographic Traveler ranked among their Top Ten Train Rides in North America. In Seward explore the world of whales, wildlife, and glaciers found in Kenai Fjords National Park. Enjoy a day cruise of Kenai Fjords National Park. Hike right up to a glacier and experience the dense blue ice while listening to it crackle.
In Homer discover the fun of tide pooling with the Center for Alaskan Coastal Studies. Visit beautiful Halibut Cove and dine at its top-rated restaurant, the Saltry. Choose a day of halibut fishing, kayaking, hiking or just relaxing.
Then it is on to Alaska’s interior and Denali National Park. Travel on the Alaska Railroad’s flagship train, the Denali Star for a quintessential Alaska journey. Stay at the historic back country lodge, the Kantishna Roadhouse, located 90 miles in the pristine natural wonder of Denali National Park. Enjoy the deluxe log cabin accommodations, meals, a variety of daily activities, hiking opportunities, naturalist programs and the chance to observe wildlife and experience the breathtaking scenery of Denali Park — up close and personal. This exquisite trip is limited to 16 travelers.
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Trip dates are Aug. 10-21, 2018.