Wild Alaskan Highway

Today was a whole day of driving along the Alaskan Highway – we didn’t do much other than drive, eat, fill up, and see tons of animals. We also made a quick stop into the Laird Hot Springs which has by far the hottest we’ve been in. It is also a natural setting instead of a...

A Bit Sheepish

This morning we awoke early to the sound of intense rushing water that is Athabasca Falls. We arrived late last night as the sun was setting and decided to call it a night in the parking lot. The falls are impressive and quite fierce – developed as a result of the glacier shearing large...

A bear of a day

Today we spent the morning in foggy rainy Lake Louise area getting some work done. Andrew had a bit of a hiccup with the computer so we stuck around until we got it resolved. We know that once we leave this area we’ll likely not have cellphone signal again for a while because...

Chasing the Setting ...

Today we did another hike – this one however, was a doozie. Our morning was mostly spent on the phone with family which turns out wasn’t the smartest plan given the rest of the day’s circumstances. It was partially necessary since we’ve been in iffy cell zones in the...

Pelican Mardi Gras

We woke up this morning and headed to the nearby lake called the ‘Manatee Pocket’ in hopes we would potentially find a good spot to use our wet suits. What we found was Sandsprit Park which we was actually a large busy boat launch.  It was unlikely there would be any...

Animals with idenity...

We pulled into a campsite at Wekiwa Springs State Park to enjoy some R&R time with some power, and showers and to do some other necessary house-keeping duties. We happened across many animals in this forest, more than we’ve seen in other camps recently. Interestingly though, all the...