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Mt. Redoubt, an ACTIVE volcano, overlooks Kenai and boasts an elevation of over 10,000 feet. It has erupted four times since first being observed: 1901, 1966, 1989 and 2009.
Kenai River Estuary serves as a protective area for over 150 species of birds and mammals.
And then there is the elusive caribou...if you are lucky.
Moved from Ninilchik to Nikiski-Captain Cook S R A to get away from the crazies-locals and tourists all trying to get to the Kenai River to catch salmon any way the law will allow.Dip netting, flossing, snagging-dynamite is still illegal in Alaska. The Swanson River and Bishop River in Captain Cook SRA were peaceful and full of trout the only draw back was there were reports of bear activity, so Sid found a buddy (campground host) with a shot gun. ...
DATE July 15, 16MILES DRIVEN 120CITY Soldotna, AKTEMPERTURE 48L/59H
Before leaving Seward Resort we drove up to Exit Glacier. In the 1950's the first group to cross the Harding Icefields exited via the Resurrection Glacier. The next day the headline in the local newspaper read “Explorers Exit Glacier”. The name change has stuck and now it is known as Exit Glacier. It is a land locked glacier, and is the only glacier that can ...
... fly from Soldotna to Bear Mountain Lodge to do some coastal bear viewing and photographing. We also found the little airport and got some information. Getting our time frames figured out for the flight etc, we drove down the road to the Village of Kenai. We arrive last night and we'll head back to Soldotna tomorrow. Kenai was a Russian community during the 1800's and is a very quaint town. We are staying on the coast next to ...
... minutes from our hotel when we got a call that our bear camp adventure was cancelled tomorrow for bad weather. Of course, we are all disappointed. This was the first major activity we booked for this trip, over a year ago. You'l have to fast forward to tomorrow to see what we have as "Plan B".
Pictures are now posted. All animal photos are at AWCC.. I see there about 20 views per day to this blog, but can't see who you are. I hope you're enjoying it and the pictures. ...
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