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Time to Shackleton: Ice breaking by kayak to pass the time

May 24, 2015
Time to Shackleton: Ice breaking by kayak to pass the time

One of my favorite winter vistas is that of the shifting ice floes on Cook Inlet, viewed through the windows of Simon and Seafort’s restaurant in downtown Anchorage. By force…

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Hero skiing: How to get the most out of the season’s snow

May 23, 2015
Hero skiing: How to get the most out of the season’s snow

By early summer most backcountry skiers have switched to mountain running and pack rafting. But some skiers still crave the thrill of sliding down mountains on snow. Those diehard skiers…

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Pedal away the pounds: How cycling can whip you into shape

May 22, 2015
Pedal away the pounds: How cycling can whip you into shape

It may come as a surprise to my friends who didn’t know me when I got out of college, but I was 25 pounds heavier than I am now, at…

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Riding the Washboards: A Denali Highway cycling cruise

May 11, 2015
Riding the Washboards: A Denali Highway cycling cruise

As my brother and I pedaled over the first crest of the first hill we encountered along the Denali Highway, he stopped his bike at the top. We were just…

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Kayaking among the icebergs

May 10, 2015
Kayaking among the icebergs

If shopping for a boat can be compared to dining at a buffet, most would consider a powerboat with all the trimmings to be the main course, while a kayak…

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