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.
An official for the Alaska Marine Highway System told the Southwest Alaska Municipal Conference last week that while the repaired Tustumena has some life left, the vessel's replacement is already on the drawing board.