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Magnitude-7.1 quake jolts Alaska; 4 homes lost

From the Peninsula Clarion

By MARK THIESSEN

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — A magnitude-7.1 quake knocked items off shelves and walls in Alaska, jolting the nerves of residents in this earthquake-prone region. 790 more words

Environmental

Alaskan Sunset

Time has come for the curtain to fall on our Alaska series Denali to Kenai. This is the 23rd and last post in the series. 192 more words

Travels

Hope - for hippies and gold diggers?

As we drove past old log buildings with vegetable gardens and decorations in form of lights and prayer flags my husband said ‘What is this town, is it some kind of hippie town?’ I bursted out in laughter. 319 more words

Travels

Adventures in Alaska: Hiking the Resurrection Pass Trail

In my last post,  I gave you a glimpse into what I consider one of Alaska’s greatest assets—at least for those who love backpacking: its public use cabins.   643 more words

Hiking

Cee's Compose Yourself Photo Challenge: Vertical Lines

Vertical lines surround us and add visual excitement to our lives!

Hand woven decorations
Tzintzuntzan, Michoacán, Mexico

After the fire
Sterling, Alaska

Petrified waterfall
Hierve el Agua, Oaxaca, Mexico… 26 more words

Travel

Seward and the (Seemingly) Neverending Exit Glacier

Please note, this post is part of a series. Click here to read it from the beginning.

Continuing our journey around the Kenai Peninsula, we headed to Seward. 404 more words

Sasieology

Hiking the Skyline Trail

“If you’re not going up you’re not hiking. You’re walking.”

The quote couldn’t be more true for the Skyline Trail in Kenai National Wildlife Refuge in Alaska.

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Nature