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I must have met Sharon soon after she moved to Juneau. She showed up for some weekly evening bike rides I organized through the Juneau Freewheelers Bike Club to encourage women to bicycle and...
1 year 46 weeks ago
Have you ever hiked a trail that left you so traumatized you never wanted to return there again?
1 year 49 weeks ago
I should have brought an ice axe.
A friend of mine cautioned me when I told him I was planning to hike up Hawthorne Peak. “The snowpack can be pretty icy up there this time of year. You...
2 years 34 weeks ago
Every once in a while I like to go for a solo camping trip. My favorite camping spots are above tree line, somewhere with a great view in all directions. During the most recent stretch of good...
2 years 40 weeks ago
Do you ever make an offhand comment to someone, only to immediately wonder, “Now why in the world did I say that?” That’s the way I felt last week, when I casually suggested to my coworker...
2 years 43 weeks ago
This year’s hiking season has had a slow start. First I was distracted by all the skiing that I could do well into May, and then family obligations took precedence over recreation. When I was...
2 years 46 weeks ago
Eighty minutes. That’s all the time it took Scott and me to go from our ordinary, everyday routine of work and home projects to a cross country skiing paradise. One hour and twenty minutes...
3 years 4 weeks ago
Things were not looking good for me in the weeks leading up to the Tour of Anchorage.
3 years 7 weeks ago
The heavy rains of the past week kept many Juneau residents inside. I was scheduled to teach cross country ski lessons at Eaglecrest last Saturday and Sunday, so I spent two full days skiing and...
3 years 14 weeks ago
Thank you, 2012. It was a wonderful year.
3 years 16 weeks ago
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