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Parks Highway - mile 188.5
April 2000 Henk Binnendijk

Parks Highway - mile 188.5

Alaska

Igloo City, a gas station, truck & hellicopter stop, and roadside attraction on the Parks Highway (mile 188.5),
constructed in the 1960's. It is Alaska's largest igloo.

The George Parks Highway connects Fairbanks with Anchorage. It's also the main access road to Denali National Park and Preserve.
On -or close to- the highway are Ester, Nenana, Healy, Cantwell, Talkeetna, Willow, Wasilla and Palmer. All 358 miles are paved.


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Cody 12-Apr-2010 02:42
That's an amazing picture, Looks like a huge snow face at some junctures. Who would have imagined finding a place like this in the wilderness? Beautiful, fits in very well with the surroundings. I can see why you would travel to a place like this. Simply amazing. I need to visit some day