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An Alaska Vacation That Breaks All the Rules

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IN OUR WANDERINGS over the years, from Japan to Italy, we have arrived travel-worn at lodges to be handed a flute of fresh-squeezed juice, or a frosty bottle of water. At a mountain hideaway in India, the proprietor received us by pressing a red-powder dot onto our foreheads. But at Tebay Lodge, nestled deep in Alaska’s Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, about two hours from Anchorage by amphibious prop plane, the welcoming gesture was an introduction to the air horn. “You will find an air horn in every room. Don’t go anywhere without it,” Jay Claus boomed to my family of five—myself, my husband, my…

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