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... 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 ...
... of the Kenai River and the Cook Inlet. A great place to relax and explore while taking in the sea air. Summer Solstice was celebrated last night. From sunset to sunrise there is 19 hours and 21 minutes of sunlight. However when looking at first light to last light there is only 17 minutes of darkness. Thank goodness we have black out shades.
Stay turned for our photos from our big adventure to see coastal grizzly bears.
... shop/cafe, all closed. I was disappointed that the Samovar cafe was closed as I'd read it served dishes such as borscht, pelmeni, pioshki as well as other Russian food. In addition the gift shop has various Russian theme items I would have liked to see. The Church of St Nicholas was built in 1983 & Sergey Lipolit, came from Romania in 1993 to spend 2 years painting the icons inside & outside the church. I didn't see anyone at all around. As I was exiting the village ...