Chicken Alaska

Discussion in 'Street and Documentary' started by claude, Aug 2, 2013.

  1. claude

    claude TalkEmount Top Veteran

    Jan 13, 2013
    Ottawa Canada
    This little place is on the "top of the world" highway near the Yukon Alaska border. It states to have population of 30 in the summer and 3 in the winter. They named the town Chicken because they couldn't agree on how to spell ptarmigan. lol Here is a few pics of the saloon because there isn't much else there.
    Saloon in Chicken Alaska by claudeallaert, on Flickr
    Saloon in Chicken Alaska by claudeallaert, on Flickr
    Untitled by claudeallaert, on Flickr
    And this is where you go after a few beer.
    Chicken saloon toilets by claudeallaert, on Flickr

    Thanks for looking
  2. davect01

    davect01 Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Aug 20, 2011
    Fountain Hills, AZ
    That takes small town to a new level.
  3. TonyTurley

    TonyTurley TalkEmount Hall of Famer

    Apr 24, 2013
    West Virginia, USA
    Yep, and I bet there is a guy you can find hanging out there, no matter what time of day you go.

  4. NickCyprus

    NickCyprus Super Moderator

    Oct 11, 2012
    Very interesting (and sort of funny) facts!!! Thanks for sharing and nice pics ;)
  5. WoodWorks

    WoodWorks Super Moderator Subscribing Member

    Dec 12, 2012
    Ashland, OR, USA
    Hey, any bar that serves Bombay Sapphire is my kind of bar!
  6. RT_Panther

    RT_Panther TalkEmount Veteran

    Aug 9, 2011
    That's a cool place! :cool:
  7. jcdoss

    jcdoss TalkEmount Regular

    Jul 6, 2013
    I kinda want to go there.
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