Category Archive: Destinations

Englacial Surprise

On a recent trip out to the Mendenhall Glacier with family and friends, Corey shared the glacier’s latest secret. Thinking the the best days for glacial features on the lower west edge of… Continue reading

Visiting an Old Favorite

I spent Father’s Day in the Virgin River Narrows with my daughter and wife. I can hardly believe how much God has blessed me, to be able to have these kinds of experiences,… Continue reading

Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness: Day 5

A place called Ford’s Terror needs some introduction.┬áThe name is a reference to the experience of a naval crew member who, in 1889, rowed a small boat into the narrow entrance of the… Continue reading

Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness: Day 4

  The fourth day of the trip was all about moving camp. From the tip of Endicott Arm, near the face of the Dawes Glacier, we traveled nearly half the distance back to… Continue reading

Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness: Day 3

It was impossible for the weather during my stay in Endicott Arm not to factor into how often I was carrying my camera with me or when I was willing to bring it… Continue reading

Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness: Day 2

On the first morning of the trip to the Tracy Arm – Ford’s Terror Wilderness, I woke up in a comfortable bed in a cabin on board the Safari Endeavor (Un-Cruise Adventures was… Continue reading

Reflections on a 26 Glacier Cruise

I didn’t book the 26 Glacier Cruise because I thought it would give me the opportunity to make the greatest photos of my life or even my summer. I certainly didn’t book because… Continue reading

Time For Granite Basin

“Spring” follows a long and roundabout path in the landscape around Juneau. The vibrant greens of newly growing plants first arrive in the coastal forests where the the Pacific Ocean provides those few… Continue reading


I’ve always said that a hike down the West Glacier Spur Trail to the edge of the ice offers the best “bang for your buck” of all hikes in the Juneau area (the… Continue reading

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