Seward, Alaska is on the famous Kenai Peninsula, a destination for all sorts of outdoor activities like salt water fishing for halibut, river fishing for different types of salmon, sea kayaking, and rafting. Itâ€™s impossible to do it all, so we decided to take our chances going after King Salmon on the Kenai River. Based near Soldotna, our host for the day was Chugach Backcountry Fishing, owned by Cory Hetrick.
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A Day on the Water (Part 3)
July 22, 2009 – 12:01 am
By Craig Johnson | Posted in Accomodation Reviews, Action Sports, Alaska, North America, USA | Also tagged Alaska, ballaine house, Chugach Backcountry Fishing, exit glacier, exit glacier lodge, fishing, harborview inn, kenai peninsula, kenai river, king salmon, moose pass, soldotna | Comments (0)
The Alaska Sea Life Center
June 30, 2009 – 12:01 am
â€œIt wonâ€™t be so funny if he starts courting you,â€ said the intern. Meagan and I were laughing because a puffin had just hopped on her leg. We were taking part in the Puffin Encounter Tour, one of the programs offered by the Alaska Sea Life Center in Seward, Alaska. This particular hour long tour involved learning about the sea birds on display and then getting a chance to interact and feed the birds. Apparently, feeding the puffins is serious business as the seemingly harmless birds can bite extremely hard; although there are two expert interns there to protect you.
By Craig Johnson | Posted in Alaska, Did you know?, North America, USA | Also tagged Alaska, alaska sea life center, animal rehabilitation, animal rescue, conservation, exxon valdez, oil spills, puffins, sea lions, sea otters | Comments (2)