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1228-Eagle – Homer, AK

Homer, AK is home for a great many Bald Eagles. There weren’t many out flying the days we were there but I hunted a couple down as they surveyed their kingdom for snacks. [...]

July 19, 2015 Alaska, Scenery

1225-Halibut Cove, AK

Halibut Cove is a private community about thirty minutes by boat from Homer, AK. Tourists can’t just pop in, you have to be invited. Yes, there is one resident who has an art gallery and restaurant, but it’s all on [...]

July 19, 2015 Alaska, Scenery

1222-Glacier – Halibut Cove, AK

We rode the landing craft across the cove to a beach from which we could hike up and over the ridge to the glacier. Along the trail. Fierce storms blow through this area so the outhouse is strapped down. [...]

July 19, 2015 Alaska, Scenery

1221-Swimming Otter – Halibut Cove, AK

Boating across the cove at dusk we came across this sea otter relaxing. W slowed down a floated by him. He didn’t care. I especially like the the water reflection and alpine glow from the long light at dusk in [...]

July 19, 2015 Alaska, Scenery

1096-Winner Creek – Girdwood, AK

Hiked the Winner Creek Trail in Girdwood, AK. It was our luck that the hand operated cable tram was operating so we could ride across the creek for an exciting ride. It rained a little, but the magnificent trees sheltered [...]

August 24, 2014 Alaska, Scenery

1022-Ketchikan to Bellingham

Popped into Ketchikan for a few minutes on the Alaska Marine Highway. This post is the last segment of the journey driving from Alaska to Southern California.  CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ENTIRE TRIP One of the line handlers for [...]

November 10, 2013 Scenery

1021-Sitka to Ketchikan, AK

Some of the sights on the way to Sitka. This post is a segment of the journey driving from Alaska to Southern California.  CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ENTIRE TRIP So close you can see the shadow of the ship on [...]

November 9, 2013 Scenery

1019-Juneau to Sitka, AK

Some of the views from the ship traveling from Juneau to Sitka. This post one of the segments of the journey driving from Alaska to Southern California.  CLICK HERE TO SEE THE ENTIRE TRIP [...]

November 7, 2013 Scenery

1017-Columbia Ferry

The Columbia is one of the main long-haul ships of the Alaska Marine Highway system. She did the four-day journey from Skagway to Bellingham and back. This ship had over 400 passengers, a hundred plus cars, 50 motorcycles, numerous18-wheelers, and [...]

November 7, 2013 Scenery

1015-Haines, AK

Haines, AK is where I will pick up the Alaska Marine Highway ferry and head for Bellingham, WA. It’s a beautiful little town in the middle of nowhere. Two-days drive from Anchorage, AK through some of the most beautiful scenery [...]

November 7, 2013 Scenery