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1376-Anchorage, AK

The final push to Anchorage was also difficult. Extreme high winds with fifty mile an hour gusts trying to blow me off the road. At times I was going 35 mph and tacking like a sail boat. The roads were [...]

June 21, 2016 Alaska, Alaska Ride, Motorcycle Trips

1375-Tok, AK

This was a nasty ride to Tok, AK. Too much of the road was under construction with mile after mile of loose gravel, mud, dust, convoys, frost heaves, and generally a tough ride. I got my ass kicked on this [...]

June 21, 2016 Alaska, Alaska Ride, Motorcycle Trips

1374-Riders On The Storm – Tok, AK

The air was crisp and the morning light was low. I was headed north so the deep shadow was to my  left. I could finally see myself riding. [...]

June 21, 2016 Alaska, Alaska Ride, Motorcycle Trips

1373-Border Crossing – USA, AK

Even with all of your letter writing, emails, and phone calls to government officials, they still let me back into the country. The joke is on you. [...]

June 21, 2016 Alaska, Alaska Ride, Motorcycle Trips

1333-Alaska Trip – Fairbanks, AK

I had spring break off from school and Janine had business in Anchorage, so we decided to fly to Alaska, see friends, hop up to Fairbanks and stay at Chena Hot Springs in hopes of seeing the aurora borealis. We [...]

May 9, 2016 Alaska, Interesting Stuff

1332-Chena Hot Springs – AK

China Hot Springs is literally at the end of the road fifty miles outside of Fairbanks, AK. It is a world-famous destination for northern lights observers. It is one of the most northern places you can drive and is one [...]

May 9, 2016 Alaska, Interesting Stuff

1331-Log Cabin – Chena Hot Springs, AK

We secured our reservations for the hot springs a little late so the only place we could stay was in one of the cabins next to the river. This sounded idyllic except for the fact that this cabin had no [...]

May 9, 2016 Alaska, Interesting Stuff

1330-Ice Museum – Chena Hot Springs, AK

The Aurora Ice Museum is a one-of-a-kind presentation of ice sculptures that are available to experience year-round. We visited at the end of March just at the close of winter. Snow and ice was on the ground and it was [...]

May 9, 2016 Alaska, Interesting Stuff

1329-Ice Carving Competition – Fairbanks, AK

Each year, Fairbanks, AK is home to the world champion ice carving competition. It’s held in Fairbanks because the average temperature during the day all winter is below freezing. Carvers have weeks to prepare their beautiful and inspiring creations. We [...]

May 9, 2016 Alaska, Interesting Stuff

1234-Sunset – Anchorage, AK

This is an unedited photo taken around 11:30PM from Janine’s deck. [...]

July 19, 2015 Alaska, Scenery