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A Trip to the Arctic Ocean and Deadhorse, Alaska via the Dalton Highway — By Jennifer Shipp
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A Trip to the Arctic Ocean and Deadhorse, Alaska via the Dalton Highway — By Jennifer Shipp

Deadhorse, AK is located 495 miles north of Fairbanks via the Dalton Highway. It is located in North Slope Borough, Alaska near the ArcticOcean. It's a community that's developed to meet the needs of the workers and businesses that operate in the Prudhoe Bay oil fields.This is not a great tourist destination per se, but it is still a worthwhile place for hearty travelers or serious birdwatchers ...
Fairbanks to the Arctic Ocean at Deadhorse, Alaska — By Jennifer Shipp
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Fairbanks to the Arctic Ocean at Deadhorse, Alaska — By Jennifer Shipp

A new character was born on our trip to Prudhoe Bay. We called her Wilderness Woman. Wilderness Woman could take care of business in the wild. She would pee along highways unabashedly, leaving a trail of tampons in her wake. Wilderness Woman would stay up to all hours with the sun and weather the ferocious mosquitos and other insects that bit her in unlikely places. And…she would not ...
From Barnes and Nobel to the Arctic Ocean — By Jennifer Shipp
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From Barnes and Nobel to the Arctic Ocean — By Jennifer Shipp

After our long, arduous journey through the northern United States and Canada, we’ve taken two days off to collect ourselves here in Fairbanks, Alaska. Yesterday, we indulged in Coconut “Bliss” chocolate ice cream bars and then sat for a couple of hours at Barnes and Nobel in Fairbanks, AK. Today, we skipped the ice cream bars and went straight for Barnes and Nobel. It’s a Monday, so Lydian, Camile, and I ...
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