Alaska 2018

Thinking about RVing to Alaska?

We spent the summer of 2018 in Alaska and it was amazing!

If you're curious about how to go about planning an RV trip to Alaska, follow our journey as we take the RV across international borders, through the Canadian wilderness, and into Alaska. All of our posts about Alaska are collected below from the beginning of the trip to the end.

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Alaska 2018 Blog Posts

Preparing to take the RV to Alaska
Hey, we're taking the RV to Alaska! And we're bringing you along for the ride! We're vlogging our way to[...]
Taking the RV across the border into Canada
For this leg of our Alaska 2018 trip, we traveled from Tulalip Casino in Marysville, WA to Prince George, BC.[...]
Alaska Highway Mile 0, wildlife sightings, and free camping
In this video, we leave the Walmart in Prince George, pick up the Alaska Highway, and continue to just past[...]
Big day of wildlife sightings on the Alaska Highway
On the Alaska Highway from Beaver Lake Recreation Site just beyond Fort Nelson to Liard River Hot Springs, we saw[...]
Liard River Hot Springs and surrounding wildlife
We stayed two nights at Liard River Hot Spring Provincial Park to soak in the springs and recover from two[...]
Watson Lake and the Sign Post Forest
Time to leave Liard River Hot Springs behind and get on down the road. In this video, we travel from[...]
Watson Lake to Whitehorse – exploring Yukon
We filmed the intro for our journey from Watson Lake to Whitehorse in front of the SS Klondike in Whitehorse,[...]
Hanging out in Whitehorse, Yukon
While we stayed for a few days, we found a few fun things to do in Whitehorse, Yukon. Our solar[...]
Whitehorse to Pine Lake in Haines Junction
In this video, we finish up some odds and ends in Whitehorse and journey from Whitehorse to Pine Lake in[...]
Haines Junction to Fairbanks, border crossing, and solar update
We finally made it to Alaska! In this video, we travel from Pine Lake at Haines Junction, Yukon to Fairbanks,[...]
Summer Solstice in Fairbanks and Chena Hot Springs
This Summer Solstice post is coming to you from Fairbanks, Alaska. We also talk about our side trip to Chena[...]
Summer Solstice Celebrations in Fairbanks, Alaska
The reason we hurried our way up to Alaska is that we didn't want to miss the Summer Solstice celebrations[...]
Free Camping in Healy, Alaska
We finally moved on from the Walmart in Fairbanks. Woohoo! We found some free camping in Healy, Alaska on BLM[...]
Flight around Mt. Denali
This video is a long one, but it’s worth it! Come along as we take a flight around Mt. Denali and[...]
Hiking in Denali National Park
Come along as we go hiking in Denali National Park. We hope to get back to the park for more[...]
Two free campgrounds between Tok and McCarthy, Alaska
Free camping in Alaska is ubiquitous. It's everywhere! In this post, we'll show you two free campgrounds between Tok and[...]
Driving a Class A Motorhome on the road to McCarthy, Alaska
Can you take an RV on the road to McCarthy, Alaska? The short answer is yes! But should you? That's[...]
Glacier hiking & a packrafting festival in lawless McCarthy, AK
We made the most of our time in McCarthy, Alaska with a glacier hike, riverside camping, hanging out with the[...]
Vegan items at Costco in Anchorage, Alaska
Are there enough vegan items at Costco for a membership to be worth it? When we first started RVing, we[...]
Sightseeing in Valdez, Alaska
Have you ever been sightseeing in Valdez, Alaska? We loved it! Velvet green mountains and loads of waterfalls are all[...]
Hiking Worthington Glacier near Valdez, Alaska
After passing by it on the way to Valdez, hiking Worthington Glacier on the way out was immediately added to[...]
2 free campsites on Glenn Highway in Alaska
As we made our way from Valdez towards Anchorage, we had no trouble finding free camping on Glenn Highway. And[...]
A visit to The Musk Ox Farm in Palmer, Alaska
If you'd like to learn all about musk ox and see them up close (no touchy though!) a visit to[...]
Alyeska Aerial Tramway in Girdwood, Alaska
In this video, follow along as we make the drive from Anchorage to Girdwood and the Alyeska Resort where we[...]
Hiking and Vegan Food in Girdwood, Alaska
It’s easy to see why Girdwood and the Alyeska Resort are destinations all on their own. In this video, we[...]
Bears, Moose, & more at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center
After we left Girdwood, we stopped at the Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center as we made our way into the Kenai[...]
Taking the RV through the one-way Whittier Tunnel
Can you believe we took the RV through this 2 1/2 mile one-way tunnel to Whittier, Alaska? It was crazy[...]
Exploring the little fishing town of Hope, Alaska
As we head further into the Kenai Peninsula, our next stop is the little fishing town of Hope, Alaska. Camping[...]
Seward, Alaska: whales, glaciers, sea otters, & more!
Time to leave Hope behind and head to Seward, Alaska! We've heard many good things about Seward, and it seems[...]
Exit Glacier & Free Camping at Kelly Lake
It’s a travel day as we leave Seward and head in the direction of Homer with a stop to view[...]
Homer, Kenai, and Beluga Whales
In this video, we hang out in Homer, overnight in Kenai, and sleep on the side of the Seward Highway[...]
Gigantic vegetables at the Alaska State Fair
When we left Anchorage after two weeks, we didn’t get far. We boondocked on the Matanuska River in Palmer again so[...]
Another visit to Talkeetna, then on to Healy
We're back for another visit to Talkeetna where we saw many more stunning views of Denali. Free camping in Talkeetna[...]
Rolling south out of Alaska and into Canada
It’s time to pick up the pace as we make our way south. And we'll also have to make another[...]
Hopping on the Cassiar Highway with our RV
It's finally time for us to hop on the Cassiar Highway on our way through Canada as we make our[...]
Bear watching in Hyder and finishing up the Cassiar
We're just about finished with the Cassiar Highway and take a side trip through Stewart, BC to go bear watching[...]
Beautiful travel days through British Columbia
In this video, we finish up on the Cassiar and make our way towards Vancouver for a couple of travel[...]
Vegan Vancouver – time to enjoy being in civilization again!
We'd heard that vegan Vancouver was thriving, but had no idea of its vastness! After being in Alaska all summer[...]
Sightseeing in Vancouver
In this video, we go sightseeing in Vancouver. We check out Granville Island, the Dr. Sun Yat-Sen Classical Chinese Garden,[...]
Biking Stanley Park and crossing the border back into the U.S.
In this video, we bike the Stanley Park seawall trail, tour downtown a bit, enjoy tasty vegan food, and then[...]

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