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what did they call canada

20 million acres of snow

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largest US state

alaska

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largest city of alaska

anchorage

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worlds second biggest nation in size

canada

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famous for polar bears

churchill

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flag carrier of canada

air canada

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unli travel pass in alaska

alaskapass

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canadas rail systen

VIA Rail canada

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featuring remnants of russian influence

sitka

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where passengers may see icebergs tumbling into waters from glaciers

glacier bay

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key town in alaskas gold rush era

Skagway

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rustic center of native american culture

ketchikan

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best known glacier

portage glacier

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home to grizzlies and location of mt mckinley

denali

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gold rush frontier town, FAMOUS FOR VIEWING THE NORTHERN LIGHTS

fairbanks

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known for midnight sun

nome and point barrow

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yukon's capital

whitehorse

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urban wonder

vancouver

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popular ski spoit

grouse mountain

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british columbia's capital city of beauty

victoria

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200 acre private park carved out of an old limestone quarry

butchart gardens

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renowned rodeo

calgary stampede

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famous for shopping mall

edmonton

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prime ski destination

banff ntnl park and lake louise

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departure for helicopter trips to candian rockies

jasper

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largest easter province of canada

ontario

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culture filled metropolis that is called "the only modern city that works"

toronto

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home to baseballs toronto blue jays

rogers centre

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canadas largest musem

royal ontario museum

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area where the st lawrence river flows out of lake ontario

thousand islands

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worlds longest skating rink

rideau canal

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largest and most cosmopolitan city of quebec

montereal

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restored old montreal

notre dame

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focal point of canadas fishing industry

nova scotia

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provincial capital of nova scotia

halifax

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canadas smallest province

prince edward island