Wrapping up the 2021 wildflower season
Posted by Lee Petersen | September 11, 2021
2021 Wildflower Season

As I'm wrapping up photos and info from the 2021 wildflower season, I wanted to write a post on the work that goes into my Alaska Wildflower Guide and some...

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Glacier Ice Ice Baby
Posted by Lee Petersen | August 24, 2021
Glacier Ice Ice Baby

Gorgeous blue glacier ice from ice caves in the Canwell Glacier as well as in moulins and the Gabriel Icefall on the Gulkana Glacier. Great hikes in the Alaska Range...

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Arctic Lightning Air Show
Posted by Lee Petersen | July 31, 2021
Arctic Lightning Air Show

The Blue Angels performing over Eielson Air Force Base near North Pole, Alaska | Purchase Print This weekend, the Arctic Lightning Air Show at Eielson Air Force Base is going...

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Ice towers on the Gabriel Icefall
Posted by Lee Petersen | July 19, 2021
Exploring the Gabriel Icefall – Round 2 (Good Weather)

Lots of photos of the Gabriel Icefall and Gulkana Glacier. I made a second trip to the area after getting caught in a snowstorm the week before. Had much better...

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Exploring the Gabriel Icefall on the Gulkana Glacier
Posted by Lee Petersen | July 11, 2021
Exploring the Gabriel Icefall

Photos and story from a rainy and snowy summer day spent hiking and exploring the Gabriel Icefall on the Gulkana Glacier in the Eastern Alaska Range.

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Getting My Legs Back – Day Hike on the Canwell Glacier
Posted by Lee Petersen | July 3, 2021
Getting My Legs Back – Day Hike on the Canwell Glacier

After nearly 1.5 years of dealing with a plethora of health problems, I set out on a 15-mile hike up the Canwell Glacier in the Alaska Range. Photos and story...

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The view to the east from Mt. Margaret in Denali National Park
Posted by Lee Petersen | June 20, 2021
Savage River to Mt. Margaret loop

Photos and description of a hike in Denali National Park from the Savage River, over Mt. Margaret and back down to the Park Road at the Primrose rest area.

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Fairbanks Birding Spring 2021
Posted by Lee Petersen | June 10, 2021
Fairbanks Birding Spring 2021

Fairbanks Birding Spring 2021 - Every year in April, we welcome our winged friends back to the Alaska interior. After our long, cold, dark winters, they are a sure sign...

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2022 Wall Calendar
Posted by Lee Petersen | June 6, 2021
2022 Wall Calendar

2022 Wall Calendar by Lee Petersen. Alaska natural scenery including aurora borealis, glaciers, landscapes, and wildlife!

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Looking across the Black Rapids Glacier
Posted by Lee Petersen | May 31, 2021
Black Rapids Glacier

The Black Rapids Glacier is a 40 km long surge-type glacier in the Eastern Alaska Range.

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