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Camouflage - More to Consider Than You Might Think - Part I

Someone once said to me, “Camo is a lifestyle choice. People have been killing animals without camo for centuries.” While there is some truth to that statement (people have indeed hunted and killed animals without camo), there is more to camo than just whatever tickles your fancy. 1,609 more words


Day Five: Sitka

Day One Hundred and Ninety-Three

On day five of the cruise we pulled into Sitka around 6am. After a nice breakfast we had the day to explore the town. 230 more words

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Ferry On!

Baranof Island has receded from my sight but not from my mind. At the ferry terminal several kind friends made the trip to the tip of the island to send me off—complete with snacks, hugs, and even a few tears. 1,527 more words


Thursday on the ms Amsterdam July 3

Today got off to a wild start, at about 1am almost everyone on the ship (some slept) experienced a lot of turbulence. It was crazy, it was enough to toss you off your bed. 1,093 more words


Monday on the ms Amsterdam June 29

We both had trouble falling asleep but not much waking up. I got up at 6:30, wrapped in a blanket and coat, I sat on the balcony for a while, it was great! 402 more words


Metal detectors prohibited in all national parks, including Sitka National Historical Park

Recently, two park visitors reported to rangers that they observed another park visitor using a metal detector within the bounds of Sitka National Historical Park… 285 more words

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