Winter runs of King salmon in Kachemak bay get many people out onto their boats in December and January for a chance to hook the prized fish.
I had been driving through the jungle for half a day in this crappy 4×4 rental SUV and once the stress of river crossing after river crossing and through one mud bogg after another with nearly bald wheels I stopped for lunch. What I found was a hidden surf spot at the southernmost point of the Osa Peninsula in Costa Rica.
Michelle was born and raised in Alaska. On her first snorkel on her first day in Hawaii she met this young turtle who weaved in and around us for the hour we were in the waters off Kekaha Kai state park.
Watching a school a fish below a snorkeler pauses to take in the underwater world around her.
One evening at the mouth of the Kasilof river. We had been dipnetting all day and had just finished out dinner of whatever and Guinness. It was approaching 11pm as that is evening during July in Alaska.
In their summer colors the Horned Puffin is a beautiful bird. Puffins are found in the north and penguins are found in the south, some people don’t know.
I spent much of my year long stay in Hawaii at or under the water. I found turtles to be remarkably friendly.
Late sunset along Tunragain Arm Alaska. The red sky reflected upon the Alaska railroad.