One Of The Most Dangerous Highways In The World Is Right Here In Alaska
The James Dalton Highway is one of the most dangerous roads in the world due to its icy conditions, remote location, and unpaved portions. In fact, the James Dalton Highway is one of the most isolated roads in the U.S. and the most northern highway in Alaska.
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Definitely scary stuff. Check out this video by The Richest for more. Info on the James Dalton starts at 0:49.
Have you driven the James Dalton Highway? Were you gripping the steering wheel in fear as you slid around sharp corners or barely made it up its steep, icy hills?
Casea Peterson grew up archery hunting, fishing, and camping throughout the Pacific Northwest. Motivated by her love for the outdoors she moved to Alaska to attend school and to spend time exploring the last frontier. If she doesn’t have a pen in hand or her nose in a book, she can be found out on a lake or up in the woods around a fire with friends.
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