We arrived around 9:30 PM on Tuesday, June 16th and eventually caught the shuttle to our motel in downtown Juneau. The next day we did not need to leave for the airport for our flight on to Gustavus and Glacier Bay until around 2:00 PM. That gave us plenty of time to walk around and see the sights of downtown of Juneau. We actually returned to the airport well before our flight left so had time to take a hike to a trail around the Juneau airport. Here are just a few of the pictures from that day.
My initial entries for travel blogs from 2001 through 2007 were made on an old Earthlink site that has since been abandoned and the entries on that site have been lost, except for the notes on my computer. I used Travel Pod as a blogging site from 2008 and through 2011 when I switched to this site for just the last part of 2011. From 2012 through 2014 I used a site from MapQuest which shut down in 2016 so those entries are no longer on line. I went back to Travel Pod from 2015 through 2017. Now, in mid 2017, Travel Pod has shut down. Fortunately Travel Pod enabled users to download their co... full info
Patsy Ann's Plaque Thought this story was interesting - particularly for our animal loving friends. In case you can't read it, she was a deaf Engllsh bull terrier that, in the 1930's, could sense when a steamship was going to arrive in Juneau. She died in 1942 and was buried in the channel adjacent to this sign.
EaglesSpotted these two eagles sitting on top of a fish processing plant along the waterfront in Juneau.