blue lakes on the Black Rapids Glacier
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 31, 2020
Water-Filled Potholes

Water-Filled Potholes - Black Rapids Glacier Buy This Print Cauldron-like depressions called potholes are scattered around the upper reaches of the Black Rapids Glacier. They often fill with water over...

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The entrance of the Museum of the North at the University of Alaska Fairbanks
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 30, 2020
Museum of the North

Photos and review of the Museum of the North in Fairbanks Alaska. A great place to visit and spend time learning the history and natural wonders of Alaska.

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Grizzly bear eating soapberries along the Park Road in Denali National Park
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 30, 2020
Grizzly

Grizzly bear eating soapberries along the Park Road in Denali National Park Buy this Print One of the biggest draws of Denali National Park is definitely the possibility of seeing...

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Icefall over the Castner Glacier
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 29, 2020
O’Brien Icefall

O'Brien icefall over the Castner Glacier Buy a Print Looking over the rock-covered surface of the Castner Glacier in the Eastern Alaska Range. This was easily one of the warmest...

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Sunset over Miller Creek from the Canwell Glacier in the Alaska Range
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 28, 2020
Sunset over Miller Creek

Sunset over Miller Creek Buy This Print Sunset from on top of the terminus of the Canwell Glacier. We spent the day hiking to the snowline, about 3 miles up-glacier...

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Aurora borealis and moon over a forest near Fairbanks Alaska
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 27, 2020
Bright Moon and Aurora Borealis

Bright Moon and Aurora Borealis Buy This Print The downside about a bright moon is that it can often drown out the northern lights. But not always. Sometimes the aurora...

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Orange sunrise over a silhouette of a boreal forest
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 26, 2020
Orange Sunrise

Orange Sunrise Buy This Print Near the horizon the oranges were dominant. You can see a bit of that cool arctic blue/green in the sky. Winter light is absolutely gorgeous...

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A musher sets out for a cold evening run on the Tanana River. All I can see against the setting Sun is the silhouettes of the musher with his dogs and the trees in the distance. The fog around the dogs is actually from their breath - the air was 40 below.
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 25, 2020
Cold River

Cold River Buy This Print A musher sets out for a cold evening run on the Tanana River. All I can see against the setting Sun is the silhouettes of...

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Sunrise light behind spruce trees in Alaska
Posted by Lee Petersen | January 24, 2020
Winter Sunrise

Winter Sunrise - Fairbanks, Alaska Buy This Print I took this photo at 12:30 in the afternoon one beautiful December morning. Around the winter solstice, we don't see the Sun...

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Posted by Lee Petersen | January 23, 2020
Trinity Basin Panorama

Trinity Basin Panorama Buy This Print Another beautiful day in the Alaska Range. Peaks in the Trinity Basin, the main accumulation area for the Black Rapids Glacier. Located at the...

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