During my summer in Katmai National Park and Preserve, I never went camping on my weekends. Instead, I did quite a bit for my job, which is probably different from what you may do. Anyone who lives in or has … Continue reading Camping in Alaska
Twenty minutes later we drove to the hanger and I saw the itty bitty machine that would soon be normal transportation for me, I just didn’t know it then. At that moment, I was nervous. Continue reading Hello Pacific Ocean
Final destination: Katmai National Park and Preserve, King Salmon, Alaska As I sit here in Anchorage, Alaska at the airport, I look around to see everyone greeting each other. It’s like everyone knows each other, its a pretty welcoming feeling. … Continue reading Colorado > Texas > Missouri > Michigan > …
This summer I will not be returning to Fishing Bridge in Yellowstone, instead I will be catching a flight and heading to Katmai National Park and Preserve in Alaska. This is the first time I have ever visited Alaska and the first time I will be working in a park that is only accessible by boat or plane. Continue reading I’m going to ALASKA and I’m kinda freaking out about it.
It was a tense moment, with us all whispering with nervousness, but the bull decided we were not a threat and moved on. After a few minutes of waiting, we got back on the trail and continued on ourselves. My dad and I thought we spotted a bird and were stopped on the trail checking it out when we heard my mom gasp. Both of us wheeled around expecting to see the bison right behind us! Continue reading A Few New Favorite Hiking Trails for Yellowstone National Park