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684726 Oxford 2, Woodstock, ON N4S 7V7, Canada

Today is Tuesday. Gorgeous day. I’ve got the bus almost packed for our trip. MIKE and Bernadette are coming on Friday and we will leave on Sunday .

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684726 Oxford 2, Woodstock, ON N4S 7V7, Canada

I am going to miss the gardens this summer. \240 They are just starting to pop.

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8376 Hwy 89, Conn, ON N0G 1N0, Canada

Sunday. \240Woke up to beautiful sunshine ( which only lasted an hour). We are on our way. \240Stopping in Parry Sound tonight.

Here we are before leaving this morning. \240

Decided to make a stop at family cottage

Our first night on the road at Parry Sound

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Parry Sound

Monday. \240Rained most of the night. We are on our way to Prpich’s tonight in Sault ste Marie. \240Quite foggy this morning

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Trans-Canada Hwy, Parry Sound, ON P2A 2W9, Canada

We are now on the trans Canada highway

Goodbye Sudbury.

Just stopped for fresh walleye fish and chips in Spanish. \240Amazing 😊

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1512-1598 Richards St, Richards Landing, ON P0R 1J0, Canada

Have arrived on St Joseph Island for the night. \240

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Agawa Bay Campground

Arrived at Lake Superior provincial park.

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Agawa Campground

Hiking “The \240Rock”

Tuesday. \24044 degrees overnight. \240Sunny today. \240Heading for Lake Superior Provincial Park. \240

Last night we stayed at the municipal marina parking lot in Richard’s Landing.

Bernadette says she is flying to Alaska

Practicing the gravel roads

Heading for the Soo

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Wawa

Cool overnight

On our way to Thunder Bay

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Wawa
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11 ON-17, Marathon, ON P0T 2E0, Canada

Still on the road

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187 ON-17, Marathon, ON P0T 2E0, Canada

Just saw a moose. \240Driving to fast couldn’t get picture

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Nipigon

Stopping for the night at Nipigon municipal marina

Starting to rain a little. \240

Looks like red rocks of Sedona

Settled in for the night nice view out the Motorhomes window

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Nipigon

We rented a boat but were disappointed when we went to pick it up

Navigation tip. \240If you go to highest number on map and hit it, it takes you to most recent pictures. \240If you double click on pictures it becomes larger. \240

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Thunder Bay Expy, Shuniah, ON P7A 0W3, Canada

Short \240run today. \240We are all set up in Thunder Bay

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Thunder Bay

Terry Fox memorial

Northern art. \240?? Not sure but the restaurant was great. \240

Nice entrance to Terry Fox Memorial

Some history so you can understand the significance of Terry Fox.

Timber meeting other dog travellers

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Shuniah, ON, Canada

Cami and Colby ready for today’s adventure

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Oliver Paipoonge, ON, Canada

Absolutely breathtaking

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Trans-Canada Hwy, Balmertown, ON P0V, Canada

Great drive today. \240Now settled in for the \240night at Wabigoon \240Lake RV Park

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Trans-Canada Hwy, Balmertown, ON P0V, Canada

Beautiful morning. \240

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Dryden

Harve getting windshield chip fixed on bus. \240Bernadette and i went for a walk. \240Look what we found.

Navigation tip; if you view on mobile, I don’t think you see the map. \240If you view on computer or tablet, you can follow us on the map. \240If you hit the latest number on the map, it takes you to those pictures. \240You can hit any number on the map and see the pictures for that town. \240

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Kenora

Annual quilt show at local museum

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519 1st St S, Kenora, ON P9N 1C8, Canada

Stopping for lunch at micro brewery

Decided not to order, we need to save the money for fuel.

Husky the musky. \240 That would make a BIG fish sandwich

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Trans-Canada Hwy, Whiteshell, MB R0E 2H0, Canada

Just crossed into Manitoba

Welcome to the FLAT prairie’s

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629-861 Murdock Rd, Springfield, MB R3X 1Z6, Canada

Home for the night. \240We are about 20 minutes from downtown Winnipeg. \240

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Winnipeg
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Trans-Canada Hwy, Winnipeg, MB R2J, Canada

Going for a tour at the Royal Canadian Mint.

Looks like rain ☔️ today

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Yellowhead Hwy, Gladstone, MB R0J 0T0, Canada

First grain elevator

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Unnamed Road, Clanwilliam, MB R0J 0K0, Canada

Potty break. \240

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1017 Trans-Canada Hwy, Langenburg, SK S0A 2A0, Canada

We’re in Saskatchewan 😁😁

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320 Yellowhead Hwy, Yorkton, SK S3N, Canada

Great campsite for the night.

Yorkton Saskatchewan

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Yorkton
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Yellowhead Hwy, Borden, SK S0K 0N0, Canada
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Yellowhead Hwy, Battleford, SK S0M 0E0, Canada
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Lloydminster

This town is half In Saskatchewan and half in Alberta

On our way to Edmonton today for three days. \240

Coming into Edmonton

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47 Riel Dr, St. Albert, AB T8N 3Z2, Canada

Our home for the night. \240Kinsmen park. Nw of Edmonton for three nights

Think we might get some rain \240☔️ ☔️

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37 R Riel Dr, St. Albert, AB T8N 3Z2, Canada

Morning walk

Almost back

Evening walk

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47 Riel Dr Unit 30, St. Albert, AB T8N 3Z2, Canada

Good mornings

Too much energy. \240Let’s get rid of some of it

Great park. \240But many loud school children around. \240

Train \240station

Train maintenance barn

We took the street car

Harve wants to sail it

Blacksmith. \240I think they thought it would be a lot of work. \240

Fur trading station

Fire station

On our way to Grand Prairie today.

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Whitecourt

Nice day for a drive.

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AB-43, Greenview No. 16, AB, Canada
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Grande Prairie

Home for the night

Nice night for a ride

Local bird. \240No one seems to know the name of it. Bernadette says it’s a Magpie

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Grande Prairie

On our way to Dawson Creek today. \240

Almost there

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512 5 Ave, Beaverlodge, AB T0H 0C0, Canada

\240Just crossed into British Columbia

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925 Alaska Ave, Dawson Creek, BC V1G 4Z5, Canada
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River Pit Rd, Farmington, BC V0C 1N0, Canada
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Fort Saint John

Fort Saint John. \240Stunning ride into the river valley. \240

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Wonowon
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34 Alaska Hwy, Sikanni Chief, BC V0C, Canada

Rockies in the distance with snow

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Fort Nelson

Home for the night. \240

Stone sheep 🐑

No he is real. \240

Local museum

On our way to Muncho Lake tonight. \240

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Alaska Hwy, Steamboat, BC V0C, Canada

Saw three bears just after we left the campground ⛺️

Oh oh forgot our chains

I think the world is flat. \240Looks like we are going to fall off!!

Photo turn out.

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Toad River
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Canada Post
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Northern Rockies Lodge

Gourmet lunch on Alaska Highwsy near summit.

Muncho Lake on way to Northern Rockies RV park

Muncho Lake with snow capped Mountains in background

Settled in for the night st Northern Rockies RV park

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Watson Lake

On the road just past Laird Hot Springs

Very large bison herd \240 See the calves

Liard River. \240Goes on for miles

We’re here. \240

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804 Alaska Hwy, Teslin, YT Y0A 1B0, Canada

Here for the night

Great wildlife center. \240

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804 Alaska Hwy, Teslin, YT Y0A 1B0, Canada

Bridge over Teslin on our way to Yukon RV park

The view out our windshield for the night.

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Yukon Motel & Restaurant

Happy Birthday 🎁 to Timber. \2403 years old today.

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Mill St, Atlin, BC V0W, Canada

On our way to Atlin, BC

Momma bear and three cubs. \240

We are staying at the local harbour

Amazing mountains and lakes

Large moose habitat

Road to Atlin. \240Gorgeous!!

Puppies want to swim

Ornaments poppies grow wild

We are staying at the local harbour

Can you image. \240 This is our scenery for the night. \240

Big windshield owie on the way in (second one, already fixed Ontario stone chip )

View out the windshield

View at Norseman campground. \240Atlin BC

Warm Bay, Atlin, BC

Mike and Harvey preparing king crab dinner at Atlin.

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Tagish Wilderness Lodge

On our way to Carcross today. Short trip

On the road in Tagish, heading for Carcross Yukon

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Carcross/Tagish First Nation

Emerald Lake found while out exploring \240near Carcross

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Carcross

Staying in Carcross another day. \240Very unusual, we have full hook up , cell and internet. \240

Out touring the back roads.

Sun trying to break through

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Boreal Kennels- Yukon Dog Sledding Trips & Fishing Tours

Went to a summer kennel of sled \240dogs

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Matthew Watson General Store

Exploring downtown Carcross

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Montana Services

Lots of snow on the peaks

We were as high as 3,300 feet

Very different landscape from one side of road to other.

Looks like it is raining on peak

Canada customs

Went through valley were almost all stone

Lots of mountain streams

First arrival in Alaska. \240When we leave Skagway we go back through BC then Yukon

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8888 Congress Way, Skagway, AK 99840, USA

Arrived at Pullen Rv park for three nights. \240We are in the boat Harbor parking lot with water and 30amp. \240Looks like a nice village to visit. \240This is one of the cruise ship ports. \240Currently there are three cruise ships here. \240

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Alaska 360

Old town Skagway

Private tour to Dyea

Glacier

Don’t think we’ll fit under this one

Wild irises

Boys house for the night

Private tour to local old graveyard and falls

Back at bus exploring docks

Looks like a good place for dinner

Good choice. \240The food was amazing. \240

Looks like rain.

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Alaska 360

Large cruise ship came in over night. \240Neuw Amsterdam

Ok it’s getting cold here. \240 We purchased new night clothes for snuggling

Explored the town and visited the local breweries

Kind of looks pretty. \240But way too many people for us.

Found a polar bear that we wanted to take home, but Mike and Harve \240said NO.

Cami looking for our next destination

Let me look!!’

9:19. \240Watching all the cruise ships leave.

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310 Broadway, Skagway, AK 99840, USA

I think he is down on his luck. \240Good thing he has his dog.

Out hiking near Skagway. \240

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Pacific & Arctic Railway

Starting our train trip

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Takhini Hot Springs Rd, Whitehorse, YT Y0B, Canada

On our way to the hot springs for the night just north of Whitehorse. \240 Having dinner tonight with Mary Ellen’s nephew.

Looks like rain. \240

Just clearer customs back into BC

Stopped at a suspension bridge before Carcross

View from bridge

Local flower

Historic trappers cabin

Continue travelling

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Takhini Hot Springs Rd, Whitehorse, YT Y0B, Canada

On our way to Carmacks tonight. \240

Large hectare fire here in 1998

Flowers after fire

Fire surrounded both sides of river.

That’s what you call a big cinnamon roll

Home for the night at Carmacks. \240

On our way to Dawson city tonight. \240Staying 30th and celebrating July 1st

Gravel lake. \240

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712 Klondike Hwy, Dawson, YT Y0B 1G0, Canada

Arrived Dawson City

Yukon river

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Bonanza Gold Motel & RV Park

Happy Canada day \240🇨🇦 🇨🇦

Old buildings in downtown Dawson

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Dawson

Exploring old gold dredging equipment

Notice famous “Klondike Joe” from WOODSTOCK, Ontario (where Harve and Mary Ellen live)

He designed this dredger

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Dawson

First major claim. \240

There are large piles of Rock everywhere. \240This is the rocks that were dredged and discarded

This is a Canadian National Historic sight

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Fourth Ave, Dawson, YT Y0B, Canada

On our way to Chicken Alaska tonight.

Going back to get Mike

Mike loading onto ferry

Arriving on our side of the river

He forgot Bernadette

Road to the clouds

Up in the clouds

US customs. \240They took my whole fruit bowl. \240Apples, oranges, lemons,limes !! Said they didn’t like pears or plums so I could keep them. \240

Nice outlook after border crossing

“They took your limes, what are we going to put in our rum?”

“Top of the world highway.”

Mike behind us on switch backs

Local diner. \240They can’t decide which desserts. \240

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Airport Rd, Chicken, AK 99732, USA

Stayed in Chicken for the night

On our way to Tok for two nights

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1313.4 Alaska Hwy, Tok, AK 99780, USA

Drive from Chicken to Tok

You have to watch for the change of colour in the roads. \240

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Tok RV Village Campground & Cabins

Home for the night

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Tok

Boys washing Mike’s bus. \240

Large showing of forestry personnel, state troopers, etc

The local politician

In case someone needs to pee during the parade

Local characters

They close the Alaska highway to let the parade go through

Bernadette picking up candies for us. \240

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Tok

Ride from Tok to Fairbanks

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1374 Fickes Loop, North Pole, AK 99705, USA

Stopped at the North Pole (Alaska) to see Santa

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Denali Princess Wilderness Lodge
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Denali Dr, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755, USA
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Denali Dr, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755, USA

Home for three days. \2401 mile from Denali National Park

Out exploring the park

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Denali Dr, Denali National Park and Preserve, AK 99755, USA

Exciting day!! \240 We are taking an eight hour Tundra tour to see wildlife andMount Denali (formerly Mount McKinley) Our guide tells us that we have about a 5% chance of seeing the whole mountain as fog normally rolls in.

Our group looks happy!!

Lots of river beds and mountains.

Moose on the way.

Snow caps in the distance

First sighting of grizzly

Sign was right

This caribou calf walked in front of our bus for about 15 minutes.

Caribou sighting. \240Maybe it should go get the baby

Guess what?? We see the whole mountain. \240

Alaska wild orchids.

Caribou

Rest stop. \240Time to stretch. \240

More caribou