The most watched clouds: Mt. McKinley is under there somewhere.
The best wildflowers: fields and fields of fireweed!
The most cooperative neighborhood: they share a runway in their backyards.
The most critical timing: trains and cars all use the same one-way tunnel under the mountain from Cook Inlet to Whittier.
The best delay: the ship waits for us, and we're only 2 hours late!
To be continued...