Category Archives: Colors

Sunset on the Behm

Behm Canal in the Misty Fjords in the Tongass National Forest Advertisements

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Momentarily Changing Tunes, er… I Mean Tones

Traveling upstream in the Behm Canal headed toward Rudyerd Bay and points north, all of which are part of the Tongass National Forest, the nation’s largest national forest, which covers most of Southeast Alaska, surrounding the famous Inside Passage. It offers unique … Continue reading

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Morning Fog Bank

Luckily, we ditched this and headed left into the fjord.  Still, it would have been cool to aim straight for just awhile longer…

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Rust Colored

While several of us were lined up to board a smaller boat for an adventure into the Misty Fjords National Monument, the morning sun and reflection of this this dock wall caught my eye.  We knew, waking up to clear blue skies … Continue reading

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Totems

AS A MATTER OF FACT: The territory occupied by the modern Tlingit people in Alaska is not restricted to particular reservations, unlike most tribes in the contiguous 48 states. This is the result of the Alaska Native Claims Settlement Act … Continue reading

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Ketchikan

Founded as a salmon cannery site in 1885, Ketchikan’s livelihood was initially fishing and for years, it claimed to be the “Salmon Capital of the World.” Logging became an important industry as well, and when cruise ships started plying the waters of … Continue reading

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Sunup

To the right, the higher mountains bask in a purple glow.  Thousands more will soon feel that same warmth.  Sometimes, nature keeps things perfectly simple!

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What Lies Beneath

Everything is big in Alaska!! a slight alteration…  additional editing…  busting away from the norm…  = BIG FISH!!  

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Turn Around and Look

It never ceases to amaze what the slightest turn of the head can yield!

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Incoming….

In much less time than it took me to post the earlier “Solitude for a Lone Fisherman”, it took these purse seiners and/or gillnetters to catch up to that early bird.  Game’s on!  (BTW – these links refer to job openings in … Continue reading

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