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This 414-mile road to the Arctic Ocean is one of the world’s most remote highways

This 414-mile road to the Arctic Ocean is one of the world’s most remote highways

The Washington Post - By Julia Duin

Although it was early June, snowflakes were drifting down the unforgiving slopes of the slate-gray canyon. The only way up the Chandalar Shelf was a muddy, washboard-like gravel road with sheer drop-offs on our right. Our driver checked the CB radio. No one was heading down the hill, so at 15 mph, …

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