Seward Highway looking south, Alaska. The Seward Highway extends 125 miles from Seward to Anchorage. It was completed in 1951 and runs through the scenic Kenai Peninsula, Chugach National Forest, Turnagain Arm, and Kenai Mountains. Photo by Mike Criss.
55 Years Ago, Alaska Became The 49th (And Most Beautiful?) State
BBC - Travel - Roads Less Travelled - Pt Alaska’s ultimate road trip: The first major thoroughfare to be built in the largest US state, the iconic Richardson Highway offers spectacular views in the summer and incredible danger come winter.