1 edition of Dalton Highway, Yukon River to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska found in the catalog.
Dalton Highway, Yukon River to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska
by State of Alaska, Dept. of Natural Resources, Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys, available from The Survey in Fairbanks, AK (3700 Airport Way, Fairbanks 99709)
Written in English
|Other titles||Guidebook, Dalton Highway, Yukon River to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska.|
|Statement||edited by Charles G. Mull and Karen E. Adams.|
|Series||Guidebook / Division of Geological & Geophysical Surveys ;, 7, Guidebook (Alaska. Division of Geological and Geophysical Surveys) ;, 7.|
|Contributions||Mull, Charles G., Adams, Karen E.|
|LC Classifications||QE84.D35 D35 1989|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||2 v. :|
|LC Control Number||90620055|
The Dalton Highway, also known as “the haul road”, connects Fairbanks, Alaska with Deadhorse, Alaska and the Prudhoe Bay oil fields. This spectacular stretch of highway spans open tundra as well as the treacherous Brooks Range. The Dalton Hwy runs parallel to the Alaska Pipeline much of its length. - The Dalton Highway - Alaska at BellaOnline. Located at the northernmost reaches of the U.S. road system, Deadhorse and Prudhoe Bay sit on the coast of the Arctic Ocean at the heart of Alaska’s oil patch. About Deadhorse and Prudhoe Bay. Deadhorse is more of a work camp than a town in the traditional sense. It was established to support oil development in the surrounding area.
Rving Alaska: Dalton Highway to Prudhoe Bay, Tent Camping on the North Slope Alaska on the Dalton Highway or what is better known as the "haul road" made famous by the television show Ice Road. Nov 1, - Explore orrtco's board "Prudhoe Bay, Alaska" on Pinterest. See more ideas about Prudhoe bay, Alaska and Prudhoe bay alaska.9 pins.
The Dalton Highway slices through northern Alaska from Livengood to the oil fields of Prudhoe Bay. Built in as the service road for the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, the highway is not to be taken lightly. It's a mostly gravel thoroughfare often ruled by wheelers. Services are few, and signs warn of everything from steep grades to avalanches. Prudhoe Bay / ˈ p r uː d oʊ / or Sagavanirktok is a census-designated place (CDP) located in North Slope Borough in the U.S. state of of the census, the population of the CDP was 2, people, up from just 5 residents in ; however, at any given time, several thousand transient workers support the Prudhoe Bay oil airport, lodging, and general store are located at State: Alaska.
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Dalton Highway (Livengood to Deadhorse) twitter email print If you’ve seen Yukon River to Prudhoe Bay TV show Ice Road Truckers, then you’re familiar with the James W. Dalton Highway, a mile stretch of gravel and dirt that runs from the town of Livengood up to Prudhoe Bay.
The Yukon River Camp is typically one of the first stops as your drive the Dalton Highway from Fairbanks to Deadhorse. It is only 56 miles into the drive north. But if you pass it by on your way to Deadhorse then it’s worth a stop on your way back to Fairbanks as there is a nice view of the Yukon River and information you can gather from the.
Arctic Ocean and Prudhoe Bay Adventure from Fairbanks. 2 Dalton Highway. $ All reviews haul road brooks range prudhoe bay arctic ocean dalton highway yukon river oil fields coldfoot camp musk ox bureau of land management no cell phone service visitor guide dirt gravel grizzly bears creek It was built by the oil companies to construct the /5().
State of Alaska Alaska / Natural Resources DNR / Geological & Geophysical Surveys DGGS / Publications Pubs / GB 7 vol. 2 GB 7 vol. 2 DGGS GB 7 vol. 2 Bedrock geology of the eastern Koyukuk basin, central Brooks Range, and east-central Arctic Slope along the Dalton Highway, Yukon River to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, Volume 2.
The folks at Arctic Outfitters are travel specialists, and they’ll work hard to help you plan a trip to fit your needs. For the independent traveler, a self-guided drive into the northern reaches of Alaska may be just the ticket.
Most car rental companies prohibit travel on. The highway is named for James William Dalton, an arctic engineer involved in early oil exploration efforts on the Alaska book Slope.
It was built as a haul road between the Yukon River and Prudhoe Bay during construction of the trans-Alaska pipeline, and was originally called the North Slope Haul Road. Driving Alaska’s Dalton Highway Finding that there can be solace in solitude in a mile drive on one of America’s loneliest roads.
The Trans-Alaska. A trip along the Dalton Highway is an adventure that will take you on the only road in the United States to cross the Yukon River, Arctic Circle, and Brooks Range.
Named for James William Dalton, a North Slope engineer, the Dalton was originally developed as a haul road connecting the Yukon River and Prudhoe Bay during construction of the Trans.
Dalton Highway, Yukon River to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska (Bedrock geology of the eastern Koyukuk basin, central Brooks Range, and eastern Artic slope, Guide Book 7, Volume 2) [C.G.
Mull and K.E. Adams, Ann-Lillian Schell] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. includes maps. The road was constructed for the Trans-Alaska Pipeline and goes from the town of Deadhorse on Prudhoe Bay, all the way to Fairbanks.
A road trip on the Dalton highway can take you to the majestic Yukon River region, while the Deadhorse area is home to herds of caribou, swans, eagles, polar bears, and the beautiful white arctic fox.
Ride back down the Dalton Highway with a new perspective. Recross the Arctic Circle and Yukon River. Arrive at Chena Hot Springs Resort and relax and soak in natural thermal hot springs. Stay at Chena Hot Springs Resort, Alaska. DAY 8 - Chena Hot Springs to Talkeetna, Alaska Experience the Alaska Range once again as you travel south through.
James Dalton Highway, Fairbanks: Address, James Dalton Highway Reviews: /5 but that is the Alaska experience, you just slow down.
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The Dalton Highway stretches miles across northern Alaska from Livengood (84 miles north of Fairbanks) to Deadhorse and the oilfields of Prudhoe Bay. Built during construction of the trans-Alaska oil pipeline in the s, this mostly gravel highway travels through rolling, forested hills, across the Yukon River and Arctic Circle, through the rugged Brooks Range, and over the North Slope.
Get the full experience and book a tour. Recommended. Our most popular tours and activities All reviews haul road brooks range prudhoe bay arctic ocean dalton highway yukon river oil fields coldfoot camp musk ox bureau of land management no cell phone service visitor guide dirt gravel just north of the Yukon River.
Great ambiance and /5(). State of Alaska Alaska / Natural Resources DNR / Geological & Geophysical Surveys DGGS / Publications Pubs / GB 7 vol. 1 GB 7 vol. 1 DGGS GB 7 vol. 1 Bedrock geology of the eastern Koyukuk basin, central Brooks Range, and east-central Arctic Slope along the Dalton Highway, Yukon River to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska, Volume 1.
Dalton Highway Express: They can take you all or part of the way, with service twice a week. The fare is about $ plus extra charges for bicycles and excess gear, and takes 16 hours to Prudhoe Bay.
The airfare starts to look a little better at this point. On this scenic 3-day road trip, journey along the Dalton Highway, past the Yukon River, and through the Brooks Mountain Range.
Along the way, stop at the Arctic Circle Trading Post in Joy, visit the historic town of Wiseman and the Prudhoe Bay oil fields, and traverse the Arctic Coastal Plain to.
Dalton Highway, Prudhoe Bay, Alaska. likes. The James W. Dalton Highway, usually referred to as the Dalton Highway (and signed as Alaska Route 11), /5(11). Alyeska built the mile haul road, now known as the Dalton Highway, from the Yukon River to Prudhoe Bay, for $ million to supply the oil facilities on the North Slope.
The pipeline bridge across the 1, mile Yukon River is the only span across that river in Alaska. Get this from a library. Dalton Highway, Yukon River to Prudhoe Bay, Alaska: bedrock geology of the eastern Koyukuk basin, central Brooks Range, and eastcentral Arctic Slope.
[Charles G Mull; Karen E Adams;] -- This road log and guidebook to the bedrock geology of the Koyukuk Basin, Brooks Range and central Arctic Clope, in northwest Alaska, includes details of along the Dalton Highway from.
Published on Mar 7, In June of I left Chicago on what would be a s mile round trip to the Arctic Ocean. This film documents the 4 days I spent riding the famous haul road.The James W.
Dalton Highway (, Visitor's Guide, also Alaska Route 11 or simply the "Dalton Highway" or "the Dalton") is a mile (km) road running through central and northern is one of only two roads in North America which cross the Arctic Circle (the other being the Dempster Highway in Yukon, Canada).It begins at Mile 73 of the Elliott Highway (Alaska Route 2) 84 mi (This road log and guidebook to the bedrock geology of the Koyukuk Basin, Brooks Range and central Arctic Clope, in northwest Alaska, includes details of along the Dalton Highway from the Yukon River to Prudhoe Bay.
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