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Old 10-22-2010, 05:24 PM   #35
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Originally Posted by MTrider16

This pig in a section of pipe, I wished I had measured the diameter of the pipe while I was there.
It's 48".

Originally Posted by MTrider16

I think this picture is right outside the turn out for the Arctic Circle sign.
Actually, it was taken from about Mile 155, five miles north of Grayling Lake. That is the highway, and the pipeline next to it, climbing the rather steep grade above the South Fork of the Koyukuk River on the far hillside.

Originally Posted by MTrider16
Again the open landscape is always out there challenging your feeling of significance. As you can see, some of the road is paved; about 30% is my guess.
Good guess. It's about 30.7%.

Good report! Great bunch of photos and captioning.
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