Go Back   iRV2 Forums > CAMPING, TRAVEL and TRIP PLANNING > Camping Locations, Plans & Trip Reports
Join iRV2 Today

Mission Statement: Supporting thoughtful exchange of knowledge, values and experience among RV enthusiasts.
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 07-21-2016, 11:21 AM   #29
Senior Member
Join Date: Aug 2011
Location: Enjoying the Western States!
Posts: 4,061
Originally Posted by xydial View Post
Most of the roads were fair to good except from Destruction Bay to about 30 mile from the Alaska border (construction) and the Tok cutoff (just bad).
Destruction Bay (rightly named) will never be a smooth highway. The sub-surface under the road is not conducive to a 'normal' smooth highway. It is basically, always under construction and all that means is yearly grading.

All you can do is know that those miles will be slow going. Plan for it.

Full-timed for 16 Years
. . . Back in S&B Again
Traveled in a 2004 Newmar Dutch Star 40' Diesel
twogypsies is offline   Reply With Quote
Join the #1 RV Forum Today - It's Totally Free!

iRV2.com RV Community - Are you about to start a new improvement on your RV or need some help with some maintenance? Do you need advice on what products to buy? Or maybe you can give others some advice? No matter where you fit in you'll find that iRV2 is a great community to join. Best of all it's totally FREE!

You are currently viewing our boards as a guest so you have limited access to our community. Please take the time to register and you will gain a lot of great new features including; the ability to participate in discussions, network with other RV owners, see fewer ads, upload photographs, create an RV blog, send private messages and so much, much more!

Old 07-21-2016, 11:52 PM   #30
Junior Member
Join Date: Jul 2016
Posts: 4
Originally Posted by dbray View Post
Is there a downside to traveling to Alaska from the east coast? Thinking of making the trip spring of 2017.
Left from SC on June 8, 2016 going back in a few weeks. Downside - you will need to change your oil by the time you get to Tok, AK. Stay at the Sourdough campground and get their breakfast two sourdough pancakes reindeer sausage and two eggs to order. Make an appointment to get your oil changed just before leaving town at Northern energy or another station in town.

JerryTaylor is offline   Reply With Quote

Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Alaska trip in Summer of '09 Steve Rankin iRV2.com General Discussion 5 12-01-2008 06:45 PM
Dutch and Sandy Dinwiddie's alaska trip pictures Dutch 'n Sandy South Central Region 3 09-10-2007 07:52 AM
Dutch and Sandy Dinwiddie's Alaska trip pictures Dutch 'n Sandy South Central Region 13 07-31-2007 05:48 AM
My Alaska trip photos Budster iRV2.com General Discussion 4 10-02-2006 12:22 PM
trip to Alaska mayahuel Full-Timers 3 02-22-2005 02:24 AM

» Virginia Campgrounds

Reviews provided by

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002-2015 Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -6. The time now is 12:09 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 1
Copyright ©2000 - 2016, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.