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... day which was a sea shark. They were 20-40" long and fun but got anoying after catching too 5 or 6. Which all get thrown back. Some people caught ling cod but the season had not started for that fish. The fjord tour was successful as well. Glaciers, whales, sea otter, sea lions, bald eagles, gulls, and puffin. It was a great weather day for these tours and we were thankful because the day before we drove in rain most of the ...
... Mama bear signaled the cubs up a tree and proceeded along the shore until she found an unattended fish on a stringer. She disappered for a few minutes to eat her catch. Soon she was back to retrieve a carcass from the river and eat that. She must have been full by then because she went back to the tree where the cubs were sleeping and climbed up to have ...
... the salmon swimming upstream to their spawning grounds. Once there, we saw a lot more fishermen and women than we saw fish, but it was a fun stop nonetheless. We did get to see a few fish caught while there.
For dinner tonight, we went to Humpy’s, a local establishment made more famous when Adam Richman showed up to do an episode of Man vs. Food. The place was definitely hopping, but we were lucky enough to find a booth for the four of us. The food was good and ...
... Tuesday morning. As I write this blog tonight Patty is in the air, somewhere between San Francisco and Philadelphia.
Once we were sure Patty was at her gate and ready to board, we continued to head south toward the Kenai Peninsula. None of us really felt like eating lunch, so we just hit the road. The drive from Anchorage to Cooper Landing (where we would be staying) is via the Seward Highway, known as one of the most beautiful drives in the country, ...
... RV Park in Cooper Landing.)
Humm, Cooper "Landing" must mean "landing" fish, so we were excited about being there for the Sockeye Salmon run (so-called "Red Salmon" for those unfamiliar with Alaskan Speak). We missed the "King" run last week; but what prince wants a King anyway ... forget the Kings ... lets go sock'em in the eye. The prince is here to fish. So we book another guided drift boat trip to fish for rainbow and ...
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