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Let the Winter Biking Begin

Last January I mused about commuting by bike to work in the winter months. Well actually, commuting year around, but it was of course, winter at the time. Jumpstarting riding to work in the midst of the coldest part of … Continue reading

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Oh Where, Oh Where has my Winter Gone?

We have been having strange weather in Anchorage lately.  I guess for anyone used to Alaskan winters that statement is nonsensical because fall/winter weather is always a bit unpredictable.  I have been here 7 winters now though and this one … Continue reading

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Snowshoeing in Ruth Arcand Park

Ruth Arcand Park sits near the corner of Lake Otis Pkwy and Abbott Rd, just down the hill from Service High School in south Anchorage.  I have only visited the park twice in the past 6 years, even though it … Continue reading

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Day Trek to Rusty Point, Chugach State Park

Rusty Point is the terminus of a ridge running southwest from Wolverine Peak in the Chugach State Park.  We parked at the Prospect Heights trailhead and walked the Middle Fork trail to reach our access point to the ridge.  One … Continue reading

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Goodbye Summer

It’s Labor Day, it’s cloudy, threatening rain, and I have been sick now for almost two weeks.  So long Alaskan Summer!  As I sit in my chair looking out the window at the woods in the back yard, the leaves … Continue reading

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