Category: Alaskan Environments

AKtoFL: The Chulitna River & the Alaska Range (31 May 2011)

Chulitna River and the Alaska Range Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0134 of 7221). One final parting shot of the Chulitna River from Denali State Park. The time had come to resume…

AKtoFL: Denali (31 May 2011)

Denali (elevation 20,310 feet) Also known as Mt. McKinley, Denali is the highest mountain peak in North America. Denali State Park, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0134 of 7221). A big, ole’ telephoto…

AKtoFL: The Alaska Range (31 May 2011)

The Alaska Range Denali State Park, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0134 of 7221). Another shot of the distant Alaska Range — but this time with more foliage/forestry dominating the foreground frame….

AKtoFL: The Chulitna River & the Alaska Range (31 May 2011)

Chulitna River and the Alaska Range Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0134 of 7221). A wider angle of Chulitna River backdropped by Denali, Moose’s Tooth, and the Alaska Range. Looking back on my…

AKtoFL: The Chulitna River (31 May 2011)

Chulitna River and the Alaska Range Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0134 of 7221). The river/glacial valleys of Alaska were always tremendously fun to explore. Such a cool, silty mixed brew of…

AKtoFL: Moose’s Tooth (31 May 2011)

The Moose’s Tooth of the Alaska Range Denali State Park, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0134 of 7221). Another view of the Moose’s Tooth portion of the Alaska Range — as photographed from…

AKtoFL: Chulitna River, Denali, & the Alaska Range (31 May 2011)

Chulitna River and the Alaska Range Denali State Park, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, Alaska (31 May 2011). Day 01 of the 2011 Roadtrip from Alaska to Florida (Mile 0134 of 7221). Panning back from the last shot, here you can see Denali over the horizon with the…