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Glacier Bay National Park: Large Marge & Grand Pacific Glaciers

I have just this to say: If you want to see tidewater glaciers in Alaska that calve into the water, you need to go in the coming years. Don't put it off. Spend the money. Find a way. Because they are all threatened, and are developing terminus out of the water, and more will join… Continue reading Glacier Bay National Park: Large Marge & Grand Pacific Glaciers

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Alaska Cruising: Red Bluff Bay

One evening on our Uncruise cruise, on The Wilderness Explorer, the captain was excited as we sailed away from Keku Islands area, that the tides were in our favor to visit Red Bluff Bay. We had left Frederick Strait and were crossing Chatham Strait, turning into that strait, but first we meandered over to the… Continue reading Alaska Cruising: Red Bluff Bay

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Women’s Outdoor Clothing For Alaska Review

For our trip to Alaska I picked up some new clothing and accessories, figuring I'd treat myself for working out so hard the past 3 months. Felt awesome to have new clothing to wear! I have also included a couple items I had bought before, but used a lot, and taken with me. Muryobao Women's… Continue reading Women’s Outdoor Clothing For Alaska Review

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Clothing Reviews: Recent Finds For Big/Tall Outdoor Clothing

Finding outdoor clothing for tall men might be harder than finding it for plus size women, so when Kirk finds items that work for him, it's a good day. He bought a number of new items via Amazon for our trip to Alaska and these are the items he was happy with. 4 are Amazon… Continue reading Clothing Reviews: Recent Finds For Big/Tall Outdoor Clothing

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Endicott Arm and Dawes Glacier

Early season sailing meant some changes on where we were heading to. Originally we were to sail into Tracy Arm, instead the captain the The Wilderness Explorer opted for Endicott Arm, which is one fjord over. In the end, due to a high level of icebergs we anchored outside the last turn heading to Dawes… Continue reading Endicott Arm and Dawes Glacier