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AK Railroad & Jet Boat Adventure! Canceled due to low water levels
September 13 @ 9:15 am - 4:00 pm
This field trip is canceled due to low water levels.
Join us for an awesome adventure in Talkeetna! After enjoying a leisurely ride on the Alaska Railroad from Wasilla to Talkeetna we will board Mahay’s jet boat and ride up the Talkeetna river to a Dena’ina Indian encampment and trapper cabin. Our tour guide will acquaint us with the different flora and fauna of the region as well as the history and artifacts found at the cabin and fish camp. We will return to MSCS via school bus. Recommended for grades 3rd and up if unaccompanied by a parent or guardian.
- Itinerary: Arrive at MSCS- 8:45 AM; We will walk to the Wasilla train depot from MSC and board the train at 9:35 AM; enjoy a fun tour with Mahay’s from 12- 2 PM, finally we will board a school bus and arrive back at MSCS between 3:45- 4:00 PM.
- Student Cost: $103.60 (this price will be automatically deducted from the student(s) allotment)
- Adult cost: $149 Parents are welcome and encouraged to attend! Please pay Henry Henson, MSC accountant, by cash, check or credit card by August 31st.
Special instructions: Dress warm, wear comfortable walking shoes, and bring a sack lunch.
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