The votes are in and the numbers tallied….(drum roll please…)
2013 John Hall’s Alaska Award Recipients Are:
THE ALASKA RAILROAD – Highest Rated Breakfast & Best Attraction
Thanks guys for bringing the scenery of Alaska to our guests while delivering first class service!
HIGHEST RATED LUNCH – Simon and Seafort’s
Seasonal seafood and salad selections kept our special guests salivating! (Say that 5 times fast)
HIGHEST RATED DINNER – 229 Parks Restaurant & Tavern
Where organic and homegrown Alaska produce come to die a delicious death.
Thanks for the creative and fresh menu choices!
OVERALL PARTNER OF THE YEAR – Talkeetna Alaskan Lodge
Mountain views of Denali’s south face, a grand roaring fireplace and friendly people – what’s better than that?
BEST ALASKAN EXPERIENCE – Stan Stephens Cruise
Always a favorite attraction with our guests in the Prince William Sound Crossing chock full of marine wildlife, ice chunks and amazing scenery. Please read our comments regarding founder Stan Stephen’s recent passing.
BEST REMOTE LODGE EXPERIENCE – Denali BackCountry Lodge
Forget about your television, cell phone and computer. Forget about it all and just enjoy nature at its best. Thanks to the staff of the BackCountry lodge who lead expeditions, entertain with music and keep the bears at bay!
OWNER’S CHOICE AWARD – Trail Breaker Kennel
(**This is a new award that is given to a vendor who displays uniqueness and deserves recognition for an event throughout the summer**)
A big thanks to Dave Monson and Trail Breaker Kennels for preparing and achieving such a cool event! Check out the dogs of Trail Breaker Kennel’s pulling our motorcoach!