RW's Fishing & Big Eddy Resort
TripAdvisor Reviews RW's Fishing & Big Eddy Resort 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."
... as it left its calling card while we were on the platform watching the fish. A HUGE berry-filled pile of scat was on the trail, and it was NOT on the trail on the walk to the platform.
Back at the ranch, it started pouring with gale force winds. Nevertheless, three bald eagles began dive bombing the beach for treats! Very exciting, but too quick to capture!
... fresh salmon.
Since we had 3 hours before our scheduled float plane pick up our guide took us to see a beautiful waterfall, eagle’s nest, and he grilled us one of our freshly caught salmon for brunch. Then it was back to watch the bears and the other fishermen catch their salmon until our float plane arrived.
Back at Talon Air we experienced our second earth quake, this one lasted 30 seconds. The motor home did a lot of rocking and ...
... about weather. No worries, we were on schedule and everything looked fine. Five hours later, they called to say they were canceling our trip and cited weather as the issue.
We don't know if that was the reason or not because it isn't that bad out and other local charters (full) were still going out.
We regrouped and started coming up with another Plan...sightseeing in Homer; halibut fishing on Katchemak Bay; drive on to Seward ...