There’s a world that was meant for our eyes to see.

There’s a world that was meant for our eyes to see.

To celebrate Independence Day, we did everything right. Sam and I arrived to Mom and Dad’s house in the morning and stayed all day. Ben joined us after he got off work. Dad grilled ribs. Mom made all the perfect fixings. Jenn and I relaxed in the sun. Sam got covered in kisses from his Grammy, […]

marmot peak and south rolly lake.

marmot peak and south rolly lake.

Hmm… how should you spend your weekend in the valley? By hiking and canoeing of course! At the end of May, Ben and I did just that. On the first day of our weekend, we headed up to Hatcher Pass. And I was stoked because it was my first peak in Hatcher’s this summer. We […]

take to the faraway places.

take to the faraway places.

On Saturday morning, Ben, Ruby and I set out for some bonus hunting but mostly camping wild adventure around Alaska. Bonus hunting because we really don’t need meat but thought that it would be fun to shoot a bear and try our hand at sausage. And mostly camping because we really just wanted to spend […]

wherever is your heart i call home.

wherever is your heart i call home.

Well, after the most depressing caribou hunt ever, Ben and I still had one day off together and we could not let it go to waste. So after sleeping in and eating some peaches, we strapped on our hiking shoes, grabbed our trekking poles, and set out for Skyscraper Peak in Hatcher’s Pass. Cathy and […]

Voldemort, the caribou who must not be named.

Voldemort, the caribou who must not be named.

On Monday night, after we got off work, Ben and I loaded up the truck, trailer, wheeler and our puppy and headed up for some caribou. We braved 5 hours in the truck and lots of Alaska rain. By the time we got to a pull out, we jumped in our little nest in the […]