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Huck Hobbit's Homestead Hostel

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Gambier, Ohio
Reviewed 8 August 2015

Joy and Steve Hobbs are an engaging and warm couple whose story of homesteading on a plot at the edge of Wrangell-St. Elias will stay with you forever. My wife and I and another couple stayed two nights in the cozy cabin (beds are made up and a small kitchen works well for simple meals) a short ways from their...

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Heverlee, Belgium
Reviewed 7 July 2015

we had a great time staying with Steve and Joy. if you can, stay for a couple of days to really enjoy being nowhere in Alaska. not only was the breakfast (best pancakes i ever had) and dinner really good, the stories Steve and Joy tell during dinner are jaw-dropping if you haven't been to Alaska. one of the most...

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Brno, Czech Republic
Reviewed 16 July 2013

Steve and Joy are amazing people and the homestead and cabins are gorgeous. The area is not the easiest to get to, but well worth traveling through. We thoroughly enjoyed our time in their cabin and our time in the Wrangell-St. Elias Park.

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3Thank reynardridge
Puerto Rico
Reviewed 4 December 2012

Huck Hobbit's is like reaching that home you never knew you had in Alaska. Or maybe always dreamed you had. The feeling of the space is so serene, the backyard is a masterpiece of mountain ranges and plains. Then you have the spring water ready to be drank at the back of the cabins. The log cabins are truly works...

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Smithfield, Utah
Reviewed 3 August 2010

What an amazing trip to Alaska. Staying at The Huck Hobbit's Homestead Hostel in Slana was more than I ever imagined. Steve & Joy are some of the most hard working, honest, trustworthy, upright people we know. There are no words to describe the feeling you have when you are over looking their homestead. To be in the company of...

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3Thank bobkat3
Alaska
Reviewed 3 March 2010

This is the best place anyone could stay! It is great and an adventure. The food is the best. Their granddaughter Colene is the nicest and sweetest person. I like her a lot.

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1Thank Denesnaa13
USA
Reviewed 4 August 2008

Steve and Joy Hobbs were fantastically warm and accommodating during my 2 night stay. I was fascinated with their stories of homesteading, cabin building, trapping, and hunting. I asked a million questions, and they were all patiently answered. The couple led me and the other guests on a hike through some of the surrounding forest. My cabin was clean, nicely...

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Address: Off Mile 4 on Nabesna Road, Slana, Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve, AK 99586
Region: United States > Alaska > Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve > Slana
Number of rooms: 3
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