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Log Home For Sale

2 April 2014   2.00   PM  38 F    Blue skies and sunny

As much as we say there seems to be no reliable weather pattern in Alaska, it has to be said that generally, March is lovely.   613 more words

Gealach Mor Siberians

Skiing in Alaska: Final Part

Its 11:00AM and we’re on our summit at 4,451ft. Below us rests 3,000ft of powder tainted only by our acutely zigzagging climbing track. It may have only taken us 5 hours to climb 3,900ft from camp that day, but we wouldn’t have gotten anywhere without the experience of the last few weeks. 412 more words

Guide Training

Endless snow

Sometimes we tend to forget about the fact that winter in Alaska stretches over several months. A couple of weeks ago I for sure thought it was spring time, snow was melting and they finally plowed the bike/walk lane from my house to work. 201 more words


Holy Silliness: A Lenten Reflection on Confirmation, Camp Fires and Congregational “Flockings”


 I’ve been thinking a lot about Lent these days, which is probably not too surprising, but I’ve been looking at it from an entirely new angle. 422 more words