The Alaska Highway

Apr 23, 2012

The Alaska HighwayImagine being in the midst of World War II, after the bombing of Pearl Harbour, and needing to create a secure transportation link. It's the dead of winter, and the wild North had yet to be tamed. That didn't stop Canadian and American forces from building this incredible 2400 km (1500 mile) stretch of highway on only nine months.

Intrigued? Get the full story here in this article posted by Tourism Dawson Creek.

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