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Beach BBQ with our new Russian friends

Beach BBQ with our new Russian friends

Tim B April 29, 2012 Comments Off

Today we took a few fun Russian skiers out for a beach BBQ. It was one of their birthdays and they wanted a cool way to celebrate. We grilled up some ribeyes and spot

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Beacons and Eggs

Beacons and Eggs

Diana B April 8, 2012 Comments Off

Easter Egg Hunt, Valdez Style: Using avalanche beacons, shovels and probes to locate the Easter Bunny's stash

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Sightseeing Trip

Sightseeing Trip

Tim B April 6, 2012 Comments Off

Diana and I run a fun little guide business, Valdez Outfitters, and during the spring months we offer sightseeing trips for the skiers that are in from around the world to heli-ski the Chugach

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Humpback Whales in the Port

Humpback Whales in the Port

Tim B April 4, 2012 Comments Off

We were shooting a time lapse this morning on the city dock when we saw a humpback come into view. So we abandoned the time lapse project and headed to the boat to get

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Into the Catcher’s Mitt

Into the Catcher’s Mitt

Diana B April 2, 2012 Comments Off

This was my very first time skiing the backcountry around Valdez. Up until now I have been practicing on the Road Run, and don't laugh at me when I say this, at Salmonberry

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Black Ops Valdez Mission

Black Ops Valdez Mission

Tim B April 1, 2012 Comments Off

After taking a day off from skiing, it was time to get back at it with a special black op mission. We headed off to Thompson Pass with the local cat skiing company,

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Skiing Alyeska Resort

Skiing Alyeska Resort

Diana B March 31, 2012 Comments Off

Even though Tim and I have lived in Alaska for close to a decade, we have never made our way down to the big resort.

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Hogback Snowmachine Trip

Hogback Snowmachine Trip

Tim B March 28, 2012 Comments Off

Some days you just need to help the oil companies stay in business and go burn some gas

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It Is Spring!

It Is Spring!

Tim B March 26, 2012 Comments Off

It is Spring! At least the calendar says it is. Here in Valdez spring brings longer, sunnier days to enjoy being outdoors. We do still have 8' of snow on the ground, so

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