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... a wonderful week of good food cooked on a campfire and lots of exercise in the clean air, paddling, hiking and beach-combing.
At the end we felt wonderful but dirty. There are no showers in these areas and little fresh water. One sunny afternoon another lady and I decided we could last no longer so heated up some water to share a shower in a quiet corner of the beach. I ...
... its name to the whole peninsula. The displays in the exhibits hall were mostly of the Dena'ina people’s history & were very interesting, and we also watched a film about them and the area. I really like VCs – they are staffed by such helpful people and their films are always a great window onto the area.
Having learned something of the history, it was good to see the old Russian churches and buildings in town as ...
... possibly from Jeff's bad joke ... ).
During our walk we saw a cute little Ermine bounding around the rocks. It didn't seem to be looking for food, just seemed to be having fun. Wrote it down on the "animals spotted today" board at the visitors centre and noticed that 2hrs prior a black bear has been seen at the same spot! Eeek! Definitely not unhappy that we didn't cross trails with a bear today!
Up at the glacier edge a film ...
... out to the "spit" is a must for anyone going here. This is a jutting piece of land going out into the ocean approx. 4.5 miles, that is lined with buildings (many being tourist traps) and a protected harbor for boats. Following it to the end we found the ferry terminal and a restaurant and motel called Lands End. The wind was fairly strong and cold out here coming off the Bering Sea, which helps explain why there is snow on the mountains and hills that are right at sea ...
... 6 months old, they swim upright like other fish, then they flop over onto their right side and their eye migrates to the top. Most types of flounders are left-handed - your tidbit for the day! Halibut can be huge - a handful of 100 pounders are caught each year, and they can get up to 200 pounds and more. We caught little ones, and left the day with about 80 pounds of fillets! They are kind of ugly, but we ate some last night and they ...
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54326 East End Rd, Homer | Hotelfrom $65