Took the kayak out for the first time this year and checked some cameras in a couple of spots south of Ketchikan. The following pictures are of the cameras I checked; they may be hard to see, look for the rectangular box attached to a tree near the center of the picture. I set aContinue reading “Checking Cameras”
I took advantage of a break in the weather to walk around Ward Lake, and then take the Ward Creek Trail to Last Chance campground and back. Ward Lake Nature Trail Ward Creek Trail The Ward Creek Trail goes from Ward Lake to Last Chance Campground. All the trails in this area can be accessedContinue reading “Ward Lake and Ward Creek Trails”
Sitka Blacktail bucks that live around Ketchikan Alaska
A few pictures of the town I call home.
I didn’t get out for a hike this week, fortunately my 1 mile walk to work here in Ketchikan Alaska is fairly scenic.
Hunting Sitka Blacktail Deer in Southeast Alaska
I don’t hike Ketchikan’s few established trails very often, but it’s a nice change from following game trails cross country The trail has suffered a lot of storm damage, mostly from falling trees. The lump on the left is the root wad of a tree that took part of the trail with it when itContinue reading “Perseverance Lake Trail”
It’s been a bit wet, even by SE Alaska standards, but checking trail cameras is a great motivator to go for a hike between the storms. I set a camera here; a trail which has been trampled to this extent is a sure indication for lots of action. I set another camera here to findContinue reading “First hikes of 2021”