Bear encounters at Cooper Landing!

Bear in Alaska

We arrived at Cooper Landing on our way down to the Kenai Peninsula.  Although the weather was really bad with high winds and lots of rain during the drive, it is true that the Seward highway south of Anchorage is truly beautiful. As we followed the very high traffic highway, it offered breathtaking views of mountains, mud flats and the […]

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Anchorage, city of flowers

We  read about the 400 miles of trails in Anchorage, so we were excited and anticipated an active stay in the city. But it seems this is not the normal summer in Alaska so we heard.  It appears that there is a big chill here in the middle of summer and this is the coolest July on record!  We can’t […]

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