Posts Tagged ‘Alaska’

Back to Alaska – The Twins

Its been said that one of the most dangerous situations when around bears in the wild, is when its a mama with her cubs (or cub).  We were lucky enough to witness a couple instances of mamas with cubs while out at McNeil River Game Sanctuary.  One of them constituted one of the few times […]

The Dall’s Porpoise

So another late night again, so this one’s just about the picture.  During our early stay in Alaska we spent a couple days camping near Seward on the Kenai Peninsula.  We decided to take one of the 8-hour day cruises around the Kenai Fjords National Park to see some glaciers and hopefully some marine wildlife.  […]

1st Night at McNeil (Part II)

So first order of business after getting back to camp and selecting a tent-site was to have a group meeting with the “new arrivals” and the staff.   There were five of us in all coming in.  The meeting was was to lay out all the rules we needed to follow to keep us safe, […]

1st Night at McNeil (Part I)

For those that don’t know, this past summer I was very fortunate to have a chance of a lifetime for anyone who enjoys the great outdoors and the wildlife it sustains.  On a whim after reading a short paragraph in my Outdoor Photographer Magazine last winter I decided to enter the lottery that is run […]