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Driver Guide " Alaska Bound" Part 3

Here we go again...... for a third season as a Driver Guide in Alaska. What can I say, I like the thrill of victory and the agony of defeat as they would say on ABC " Wide World of Sports". I have been asked what draws one to travel so far for seasonal employment? I have heard this one numerous times, “Why on earth would you want to spend time in a frozen place like that"? There is no way to describe the beauty of Alaska. I have hundreds of photos. They don't do…


Added by Jay "Hobo" Van Horn on April 7, 2013 at 8:30am — 1 Comment

Driver/Guide Alaska Bound!

As a 55+ individual going back for a second season. I have one thing to say " Be careful what you wish for".

I have had a CDL for many years. In fact I was driving under the old Chauffer license before CDL. It was a long process. I applied in 09 for the 2010 season and was turned down. I traveled back to Alaska for a eight day venture. Arrived in Sept. and logged 1936 miles on a rental car in seven days.

Stopped at the lodge that turned me down the year before. Met with the…


Added by Jay "Hobo" Van Horn on January 22, 2012 at 4:48am — 5 Comments

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