|Vessel Name:||Panta Rhei|
|Vessel Make/Model:||Able Apogee 50|
|Crew:||Larry and Karen|
Our son John and his wife Marcy and their two children, Zee and Olyn have visited us. Yay! We are trying to show them all of Alaska in only a few days. So far we've been to two tidewater glaciers and a waterfall anchorage and a grassy meadow anchorage. All beautiful, including sun, calm wind, and warm [...]
We are anchor down at 9 pm. It has been a long day. We left Red Fox Bay and journeyed about 90 nm to Nuka Island, Home Cove (59d23.740mN 150d41.994mW). We are looking at the Kenai Pennisula and it has an abundance of trees and glaciers that flow down near to the sea.
It is a big brown one with a hump on its back. Watching it move slowly is a study in grace. It came down a small stream and browsed the beach (it is low tide) and then headed back up the stream. There is brush on the hillside so he disappeared.
We have arrived in Geographic Harbor (58d5.9mN 154d35.4mW). It has it all. Waterfalls, mountains, snow capped peaks, green alder brush, steep steep hillsides, narrow waterways, islands, calm wind, partial overcast but high so mountains are in full view. But, no bears yet. We arrived at 7:50 am. Their [...]