Tag Archive: winter

Better Living Through Coastal Explorations

One year living in Washington.  Exactly two nights in a tent that entire time (not counting my kayak trip in Mexico). A shameful number.  Especially considering my past.  I used to spend 40+… Continue reading

The Archives – Capitol Reef National Park (pt. 1)

December 1998.  I have just accepted a job at Colorado Mountain College in Glenwood Springs, which requires moving from Gunnison.  I drop my stuff in my new apartment at the college and hit… Continue reading

A Farewell To Alaska

I left Alaska 6 months ago.  Hard to believe.  It doesn’t feel that long.  I was so ready to leave.  And I certainly have no interest in living there again.  Visit, yes, but… Continue reading

Yukon- the sequel

The Yukon.  I was blown away last year on my drive Outside.  The only negative was the crappy motels and that I had to rush through.  More time this trip.  I have no… Continue reading

A (Long) Walk In Denali

On the bus.  Always on the bus.  The only way to get into this park.  Sometimes it can be very frustrating.  But it’s so beautiful at this time of year it’s hard to… Continue reading