Category Archives: Alaska

Fish on A Stick!

Well, not exactly, but close. What is this I am looking at you may ask?? It is a halibut (fish) on a totem pole near Ketchikan, Alaska. Halibut are in the same part of the fish family as their smaller … Continue reading

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Blowing Your Top!

Humpback Whale Spray Humpback Whale closer up.. We encountered these guys in the inlets near Sitka, Alaska . They swam about eating and ‘bulking up’ for their big trip to Hawaii this fall. They were magnificent creatures and watching them … Continue reading

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Life On Your Back!

Say hello to Mr. or Mrs. Sea Otter. They spend their days laying on their backs floating around in the waters near Sitka, Alaska. They eat sea kelp, clams and other such sea things. They stay warm by eating LOTS … Continue reading

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Bald and Wet Heads!

‘Twas a rainy afternoon in Sitka, Alaska when I spied these 2 bald eagles. As you can see they were perched atop a utility pole watching and waiting for that next tasty meal. As you can also see, their feathers … Continue reading

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Seal The Real Deal!!

These guys are just chillin out (ha) on an afternoon where the air temp was in the 40s. The seals you see are not an at an amusement park somewhere in Florida. These two and others like them live, fish, … Continue reading

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What A View!!

This is a view of the Alaska Inside Passage and the port at Juneau (late June, 2010). The only way to get there is by ship or plane. We opted for the ship (which you see in the shot).. The … Continue reading

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Ice – Crushed or Cubed??

This is a photo of the Mendenhall Glacier in southeast Alaska, taken at the end of June, 2010. The air temp was in the 60s at the time, but obviously there was lots of ice. The glacier is 12 miles … Continue reading

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