We continued the stunning drive from Anchorage to Homer. The road runs between the Chugach range and Turnagain Arm. The latter is famous for its big tides and quicksand-like mud […]
Just a few more pictures from this morning’s Coastal Trail bike ride in Anchorage. Here we are stopping to smell the roses that run all along the coast in Anchorage. […]
Stopped to admire the view on the spectacular Seward Highway: the Chugach Mountains plunging into the sea. There seem to be endless numbers of enormous green, snow-capped mountains here. I’m […]
T finds drop in Anchorage, at the Flying Dutchman pastry shop.
Here’s the bike I really wanted to ride … And the one I ended up riding. Haven’t seen any moose or whales along the trail yet (although I keep willing […]
Tina nuzzling a rose on the coastal trail outside Ankorage.
It’s cloudy in Anchorage this morning — we can’t even see the mountains behind the city. That’s ok; we have a bike ride along the coast planned for the morning, […]
Here’s another picture of us on Flattop Mountain.
Guest blogger – Prescott – Tina stops on hikes to take pictures of flowers. I made her get in this picture so there would be context – namely, that random […]
Started the day with a quick walk downtown near the Anchorage shoreline; then had a hearty breakfast. Spent the afternoon hiking Flattop Mountain, a steep (scrambling up scree near the […]