Posted by lwpetersen | December 29, 2019
Biking the Park Road

Three day bike tour in Denali National Park before the tourist season opens. Dall sheep, grizzly bears, and ptarmigan were spotted among other animals along with some beautiful vistas.

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View from Polychrome Overlook. Denali National Park
Posted by lwpetersen | October 8, 2015
Summer – Denali National Park

I don't get to Denali National Park as often as I should, especially since I live only 2 hours away. Friend or family visits are an awesome excuse to hit...

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Posted by lwpetersen | August 7, 2011
Vacation from Fairbanks

What follows is a seven day road-trip through Alaska. There are a lot of pictures and this is a long post. You will want to come visit Alaska afterward. Of...

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Posted by lwpetersen | July 26, 2011
Denali National Park | Summer day trip

*I will be adding to the flickr set over the course of the summer. Check it out later. There are still a few hundred more pictures to go through at...

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Posted by lwpetersen | April 5, 2011
Back Yard Wanderers

Kate looked out the window last night and let out a little yell. These guys were wandering around just outside the window! The cat is not so sure.

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Posted by lwpetersen | March 15, 2011
It’s a mad winter I tell you. . . Mad

March 21st and the first day of Spring is approaching fast. The temperature here has yet to go above freezing. Well, I guess there was that day in January, but...

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Posted by lwpetersen | February 21, 2011
Birds and Moose!

You know I've been busy when I haven't had time to blog about wildlife encounters. First Kate and I saw two white-winged crossbills. Kate wants to post about them, so...

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Posted by lwpetersen | January 25, 2011
Do I go, or do I wait? . . . I’ll wait

We had a visitor at near our outhouse tonight. It was a young Bull Moose and (I assume) his mother since later there was a much larger moose near the...

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Posted by lwpetersen | January 19, 2011
Just Eating

Yesterday our neighbor came knocking at our door to let us know that there were a couple of moose in her yard. We went over and watched them for a...

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