With M back home in the garage, Bob and Lisa rested up a bit from the final days of hard driving, the mail opened, the mountains of laundry started, and a significant dent made in the unpacking, we wanted to take a moment and reflect on the totality of our Great Alaska Adventure.
Let's begin with some stats:
Trip Duration: 78 DaysStart Date: 7/28/17End Date: 10/13/17
Total Miles Driven: 9,179 Starting Mileage: 17,372Ending Mileage: 26,551Ferry Miles: About 800-- where M got to ride.
46 Stops for GasCheapest Premium Gas: Laramie, WY at the start of the trip--$2.599Most Expensive Gas: Whitehorse, YT Canada-- $1.98 Canadian/Litre-- That's $7.50/gallon Canadian, or about $6 US / gallon.Cheapest Gas in Alaska: Palmer at $2.769
Average MPG-- 27-- not bad, considering all those horrid roads in Canada.
We stayed in 27 different placesThe Best: The gorgeous house in Gig Harbor closely followed by the caboose in SequimThe Worst: Definitely the Super 8 in Fort, St. John YT, …