Category Archives: Alaska

The blog wrap up…August 30

Jean and I arrived back in Dallas last Saturday.  After leaving South Dakota and Mt. Rushmore we worked our way across the state to Sioux Falls and then headed south on I-29.  A week or so earlier, I’d made plans … Continue reading

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Little Bighorn and Mt. Rushmore

Jean arrived Saturday afternoon in Great Falls.  We did lunch and headed for Lewistown, MT for a bed and breakfast there.  It was about 5 miles outside of Lewistown on 20 acres.  It was very quiet.  After a great breakfast … Continue reading

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It’s a beautiful day in my neighborhood…August 16

I was up at 5am this morning to shoot sunrise.  Sunrise didn’t come, however, where I located until after 6am.  It gave me time to scout out where I wanted to shoot from. I went back to Vermillion Lakes at … Continue reading

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Rain left…and then returned….August 15, Part 2

The rain departed and the sun came out.  I headed out to the Vermillion Lakes at the edge of Banff to take some pictures.  No particular dialogue here.  Just a couple of pictures. Yesterday I shot these near Jasper….note the … Continue reading

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Rain, Rain Go Away….August 15

I started to edit this post and the library system I’m on went down.  So we’ll try it again. I’m in Banff and it’s raining.  Yesterday, I entered Jasper National Park which is north of Banff and even though it … Continue reading

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Get on the bus….August 13, part 3

And as an added bonus, you get three postings today.  I’ve got a seat staked out at McDonald’s in Dawson Creek and I’m not giving it up! Let’s go back to Denali for this one.  As I’ve said, you can … Continue reading

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Bison hunting and more!!! August 13, part 2

So I head south out of Watson Lake and about 20 minutes down the road I start seeing the droppings from what I assumed was bison….but no bison.  I drove on..about 2 hours… and when I had just about given … Continue reading

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