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  • Anchor Point: Beatrice the Bee [tips]
  • Anchor Point: North America's Most Westerly Highway Point [tips]
  • Anchorage: Snow Plow Train [tips]
  • Anchorage: Outhouse Races - Fur Rendezvous [tips]
  • Anchorage: Whale Drowns Men Statue [tips]
  • Anchorage: Sun and Scale Model of Solar System [tips]
  • Anchorage: Gravity Hill [tips]
  • Anchorage: Chocolate Waterfall and Fountain [tips]
  • Anchorage: Grave of Annabelle, Painting Elephant
  • Anchorage: Northern Lights in Art [tips]
  • Anchorage: Burial Spirit Houses [tips]
  • Anchorage: Chrome Bear [tips]
  • Anchorage: Parking Garage Tribute to Captain Cook Voyages [tips]
  • Anchorage: Fishing Reel Bridge [tips]
  • Anchorage: Playground Rocket Ship [tips]
  • Cantwell: Igloo City - Giant Igloo-Shaped Building
  • Chena Hot Springs: Aurora Ice Museum [tips]
  • Chicken: Big Metal Chickens [tips]
  • Chugiak: Eagle on a Stick [tips]
  • Chugiak: Roadside Derelict Ship [tips]
  • Coldfoot: Arctic Circle Photo Op [tips]
  • Coldfoot: Former Northernmost Spruce Tree [tips]
  • Delta Junction: Highway's End Mosquitoes [tips]
  • Ester: Skinny Dick's Half-Way Inn [tips]
  • Fairbanks: Fairbanks Ice Museum [tips]
  • Fairbanks: Aurora Express: Sleep in a Train [tips]
  • Fairbanks: Interior Alaska Antler Arch [tips]
  • Fox: Touch the Alaskan Oil Pipeline [tips]
  • Girdwood: Hand Tram Across Canyon [tips]
  • Haines: Hammer Museum [tips]
  • Healy: Into The Wild Death Bus [tips]
  • Homer: 13-Foot-Tall Halibut Hook [tips]
  • Homer: Big Chair [tips]
  • Houston: Batmobile, London Bus, VW Ladybug [tips]
  • Juneau: Patsy the Dog Statue
  • Juneau: Wizard of Oz Metal Statues [tips]
  • Kasilof: Big Mosquito: Bite My Butt [tips]
  • Ketchikan: World's Largest Gold Nugget [tips]
  • Ketchikan: Dolly's House Museum: Brothel [tips]
  • Knik: Musher's Hall of Fame
  • Moose Pass: Giant Knife [tips]
  • Nome: Last Train to Nowhere [tips]
  • Nome: World's Largest Gold Pan [tips]
  • North Pole: Santa Claus House and Giant Santa
  • North Pole: Dinosaur, Horse, Lady Greenhouse Planters [tips]
  • Northway Junction: Border Bench of International Friendship [tips]
  • Palmer: Mini-Train and Balto the Wonder Dog [tips]
  • Point Barrow: Northernmost Totem Pole in the World [tips]
  • Seward: Memorial To The Kid Who Designed Alaska's Flag [tips]
  • Seward: Good Friday Earthquake Memorial [tips]
  • Skagway: Skagway Brothel Museum [tips]
  • Soldotna: Alaskan Carousel Carvings [tips]
  • Talkeetna: Fairview Inn: U.S. President Poisoned Here [tips]
  • Talkeetna: Birch Syrup Making [tips]
  • Tok: Mukluk Land - Santa's Rocket Ship [tips]
  • Trapper Creek: Human Hand in a Jar [tips]
  • Utqiagvik: Wiley Post and Will Rogers Crash Memorial [tips]
  • Utqiagvik: Whale Ribs Photo Opportunity [tips]
  • Valdez: Earthquake Town - Valdez Museum [tips]
  • Valdez: Lonesome Fish Statue [tips]
  • Valdez: Whispering Giant - Indian Head [tips]
  • Wasilla: Stuffed Togo the Wonder Dog
  • Wiseman: White Man's Totem Pole / Beer Monument [tips]

December 14, 2017

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