Reindeer Games

Reindeer are really silly. I’ve written about Port Heiden’s reindeer before, but the summer months have revealed more. Like the…

Why Walk?

This post highlights my five favorite reasons to walk. Some folks in Port Heiden love to walk, they’re in the…

A Walking Tale

I like to walk these days. Port Heiden has fostered incredible enthusiasm for such a simple act. But it took…

Fox Walking

Journeying safely through the wild requires attention and intention. “Zoning out” is dangerous and a misplaced foot or unexpected animal…

Owl Eyes

Alaska is a wild place. It is The Wild, come to think of it. Humans have barely made a dent in…

Beach Boons

You might’ve thought I was done talking about cool stuff from the beach. Ha! Not quite yet. Luckily, the beach…

Beach Burn

We now interrupt your regularly scheduled programming to remind readers to control and fully extinguish their fires, whether on the…

Beach Bonanzas

When it comes to making epic bonfires, one must think through the particulars. What’s this bonfire’s timeframe? Is there a…

Beach Bonfires

Bonfires and beaches go together like ketchup and mustard, cheese and crackers, mint juleps and the Kentucky Derby. In Port…