Alaska Sprucewood Lodge
TripAdvisor Reviews Alaska Sprucewood Lodge Soldotna
Travel Blogs from Soldotna
... beach and down the roadways around Kenia. The sand is dark in color and very hard to peddle on, in fact impossoble to pedal on. This evening we had a pot luck dinner and some people had poems or songs the performed, they were very funny. We all said our good-byes
Moose are not only elusive, they are so skittish! IF you happen to see one...and if you want to capture it...in pictures, you must be extremely quiet...and fast on the brakes and the trigger (camera trigger, of course)!
I thought the "Barely Legal" sign was just plain silliness until I researched how difficult it really is to determine if a moose is legal to shoot.
The hunters' mantra, "Any doubt, don't shoot."
Kenai Peninsula is one of the prettiest places I've ever seen with a constant sea breeze, cawing of the gulls and slapping of waves against the shoreline.
A five-mile round trip hike into the forest presented the Russian River Falls...which, in turn, presented flying fish! (Salmon were jumping upstream to spawn.)
There was a clear sign of bear activity at the ...
... turned out to be a good choice, Fred Myers parking lot is the best camping choice in Soldotna. We have a very nice spot on the outside edge of the parking lot, it is level, paved and we do not have neighbors right on top of us and all at no cost.
After setting up camp we took a drive up to Nikiski, and Kenai. In Kenai we saw our first combat fishing. The bay was stacked 3 deep as far as you could see in both directions. The locals are allowed ...
... to come to a city campground so we could have electric. Now I get a heater!! Oh happy days.
And a loooong hot shower.
Tomorrow is suppose to be warmer so will have pictures coming as we go touring around.
Almost got a workcamp job at a boat dock. It is on Honeymoon cove and has a small log cabin.
It was adorable. But ...