Meal(s) Included: Breakfast and Lunch
Accommodations: The Hotel Alyeska
DEPART DENALI FOR GIRDWOOD
Enjoy breakfast at the hotel before boarding the coach for your trip to Big Lake, home of Happy Trails Kennels!
PRIVATE PIZZA LUNCH IN BIG LAKE
Upon arrival in Big Lake, experience a private lunch at a family-owned hotspot that's a favorite with the locals. Get to know the family and learn why they call Big Lake home.
As you blaze through the great frontier of Alaska, cool your tracks at Happy Trails Kennels, owned by award-winning dog musher, Martin Buser. Your visit includes an exciting sledding demonstration, plus an up-close encounter with the racing dogs and this season's litter of puppies. Learn about the history of Iditarod and the loving care the dogs receive.
TRAVEL TO GIRDWOOD
Take in the sights along Turnagain Arm on this stunning drive to the grand Hotel Alyeska in the historic mining town of Girdwood. When you arrive, stretch your legs as your Adventure Guides check you into the hotel.
DINNER ON YOUR OWN IN GIRDWOOD
Find that perfect meal for your first night in Girdwood. Your Adventure Guides can suggest the perfect restaurant for you and your family, as well as help with reservations as needed.