A moose takes a break from playing hockey on the Park Strip to boost his energy with a snack. Photo by Scott Banks.
It’s Iditarod time and it looks like this dog wants to get out and run.
A pine grosbeak raids a mountain ash tree of its berries near McHugh Creek on the Johnson Trail.
This trip was a lesson on paying closer attention to the map before heading out on the trail. Last year, I hiked the trail to Symphony and Eagle lakes and was intrigued by a side trail that wound uphill to Hanging Valley. Iʼd read of a tarn with beautiful camping spots, so I loaded up on a […]
Deep in Russian Jack Springs Park, I lay in my sleeping bag alongside two of my best friends. I am wide awake and wondering when a brown bear would stroll through our camp, snapping and snarling, looking to rip out our vital organs. Well, that didnʼt happen, but it was a real concern for me at 12 […]