Named after Mnt Susitna, we affectionally call her Sue.
We've enacted several changes for the 2020 summer season including pressed paper and corn compostable dishes, silverware, and coffee cups. The van is completely wiped and sanitized between guests.
Anchorage van pickup and drop-off close to the airport are easily arranged.
This is a 2015 4x4 camper-ready Sprinter. It's the longer 170-inch box with the extended high roof and comes complete with everything necessary for your Alaska road trip. Just show up with your clothes and hiking shoes. We do recommend that you bring slippers to wear inside the van.
Exceptionally comfortable for two people six feet tall, there is an eight-inch gel foam full-sized 60x80x8 inch queen bed, running cold water, a separate diesel heater, and a removable butane two-burner range. A silent refrigerator and a high-grade soft cooler are provided.
The super-quiet interior fan has a remote control and can be operated to pull the cool air in or push the warm air out. It will close automatically in the event of rain.
Insulated and crafted with local spruce and cottonwood, the interior is was built in May of 2019 and offers plenty of space for your bags and outdoor gear. The counter is butcher block hardwood and has There is extensive LED lighting and even an isolated dimmer switch for reading in bed.
The van has an additional 450-watt solar system that meets the needs of most summer trips, so you'll have power when parked not needing to hook up in an RV camp.
A bike rack can be added and mountain bikes can be rented in Anchorage or Talkeetna.
This Mercedes Sprinter is meticulously maintained, comes with an extensive road emergency kit, and has new tires with TWO extra spares. This diesel truck is the gold standard of functionality and gets about 17 mpg. It's a joy to drive on the Alaskan open road.
This can be driven anywhere in Alaska that has state maintenance except Dalton Highway or into Canada.
The van is stocked with coffee and tea with complete bedding and one set of towels per person. There are cooking utensils, pot, pans, plates, cups, and three chairs with a portable table for sitting outside. A compost bag toilet and exterior hot water propane outdoor shower are also on board.