Snowshoeing in Turnagain Pass

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About a week ago I wrote of the beautiful snow in Turnagain Pass, and mentioned I would be heading there with my snowshoes on the next nice day.  Well yesterday was that day.  It was a beautiful – well except for the 16 degrees below zero temperature.  I don’t know how much snow is up there, but the Alyeska Ski Resort not far away received 24 feet of snow in December.  I’m sure Turnagain Pass received its fair share.  Read More

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Anza-Borrego State Park, California.

As fascinating as it might be to read about the Redpolls outside my window – LOL – ( by the way, we are now getting over a 100 Redpolls at a time, and yesterday out of the clear blue, over 50 Gray-Crowned Rosy-Finch landed in the yard! ) – when I started this blog I envisioned using it more for things like trip reports and location updates.  Since we travel so much, I thought this could provide interesting material.  Well because of some assignment commitments, we have yet to travel since starting this blog – I think this has been our longest stretch ever in the office.  Read More