My wife & I are in our early 60's & are planning what will most likely be our "one & only" trip to Alaska. We have 16 days to experience as much as possible of this magnificent state. Here is a tentative itinerary I have put together after reading many posts on this website. We want to try to do as much as possible at a somewhat relaxed pace! Any comments will be appreciated!
6/05/08 Arrive Anchorage 1PM---Pick up RV & head to the Palmer area.
6/06/08 Spend morning in Palmer then head to Tek campground in Denali Park.
6/07/08 Denali sightseeing.
6/08/08 Denali sightseeing
6/09/08 Head to Riley Creek campground for sightseeing in that area.
6/10/08 Riley Creek to Fairbanks.
6/11/08 Fairbanks (sightseeing in Fairbanks)
6/12/08 Fairbanks to Copper Center.
6/13/08 Copper Center to Alyeska.
6/14/08 Spend morning in Alyeska then on to Seward.
6/15/08 Seward (sightseeing)
6/16/08 Seward (sightseeing cruise)
6/17/08 Seward to Soldotna (Explore that area for the remainder of the day)
6/18/08 Morning in Soldotna then on to Homer
6/19/08 Homer (bear viewing tour)
6/20/08 Homer to Cooper Landing (Explore Cooper Landing area in the afternoon)
6/21/08 Cooper Landing to Anchorage to return RV before 10AM. Transfer to a hotel near the train station.
6/22/08 Take train for day trip to Whittier & do a PWS cruise.
6/23/08 Hotel to airport for trip home with an abundance of WONDERFUL MEMORIES!!!!