Author Archives: The Tundra Two-Stepper

And yet, yet…

Despite Mother Nature’s pranks, evidenced in the last posting, spring is decidedly on its way! At least all my little seedlings sure hope so. Picture above shows some of my sweet peas, calendula and runner beans, but this is a … Continue reading

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Ya call this spring?

Yup, you do if you live in Paxson, Alaska! 🙂 It has been The Most Glorious Spring of All Time this April! We didn’t see a single cloud for a month…..warm, lots of sunshine, furiously melting snow. True Paradise. But … Continue reading

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Gifts from Italy

We love all our guests who stay with us here at Denali Highway Cabins, but we do have a special place in our hearts for our Italian guests, who are consistently friendly, gregarious, fun….and generous, attested to by the following … Continue reading

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The Denali Highway is opening…sort of

The Paxson DOT crew began opening the road about two weeks ago now, and they’ve cleared 28 miles of the eastern end as of this writing. So it’s opening up, slowly. Below are a few pictures we took about mile … Continue reading

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Night of the Marauding Marten

A couple of folks have asked me what we did with the chickens during our four months of traveling this winter. I can absolutely tell you, with no lie, that we did not take them with us. Our camper is … Continue reading

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Our resident moose

She’s surely close to starving now, and she still has many weeks to go before the snow melts. She’s a small moose, probably around 2 or 3 years old.  

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We’re back home!

This winter we closed up shop. Left here mid-November and only returned about a week ago. 4 months, or 17 weeks, on the road! This was the longest time that Audie has ever been away from Alaska. We had significant … Continue reading

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