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Aug 19, 2007 - Haines, AK - Ft. Seward & Chilkat State Park

We had a pretty lazy morning with a late breakfast. It was pretty dull and cloudy so I used the time to do some catch-up with my family in Ireland; we need to make the most of the good mobile phone signal while we have it. Then we did a grocery run to IGA and prepared a roast for dinner. Between all of that, I got a couple of loads of laundry washed and dried and Joe washed the Jeep. By then, we were ready to do some sightseeing. Just out of town is Fort Seward. In 1903, the U.S. Army established its first post at Portage Cove. For 17...

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