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Category Archives: Alaskan Cruise 2009!

Day 257

This was one of the more impressive ice falls…it is about 250 feet high… ~Curtis in Alaska! {!-{>

Day 106: Skagway part 7

Out of the final tunnel and into a world of cloud…. An interested observer: the Dailylife Wife! Snow and water… …Right of Way Storage… …rocks and cloud… Details of the train: At last!  We’re at the top of White Pass! Next:  Switching ends! Curtis in Alaska! {!-{>

Day 105: Skagway part 6

Back to Skagway, the White Pass and Yukon Railway, and the fog… The View. Into the soup. More View. There seems to be something different here… The fog is above and beside… Oh.  The fog is below, too. Tunnel. *** ~Curtis in Alaska! {!-{>

Day 102: Skagway part 5

(EXIF data on request, or check it yourself: it is still attached to each photo…) OHBOYOHBOYOHBOY!  A trestle AND a tunnel! *** *** Here is part of what the trestle is over… Meanwhile, back at the tunnel! *** Whosh!  Right into the dark! On the other side, it is still gloomy.  Great scenery, but gloomy. […]

Day 100! Skagway part 4

(EXIF data on request, or check it yourself: it is still attached to each photo…) HEY!  We’re going over that trestle! We are making a big loop across the valley, and have several bridges like that.  Here is the approach to that trestle. From over here you can see what is above those trestles. There […]

Day 99: Skagway part 3

(EXIF data on request, or check it yourself: it is still attached to each photo…) A few of the waterfalls in the mile or two after that train yard.  Mostly. Still gloomy weather. Hey… This could be interesting… *** ~Curtis in Alaska! {!-{>

Day 98: Skagway, part 2

(EXIF data on request, or check it yourself: it is still attached to each photo…) Into the woods we go! Yes indeed, it is a long train.  The green and yellow are the engines. The WP&YR is a narrow gauge railway, and it makes very tight turns. The engines are to the right of the […]

Day 96: Skagway, Alaska, 12th of June, 2009

I am still working on posting photos of all of my Cruise with the Dailylife Wife.  Here is Skagway, and a trip on the White Pass and Yukon Railway.  (You can click on the Alaskan Cruise 2009! Category to the right, to see all of the related posts, or go the Beginning of the Cruise […]

Day 195

A few flowers from my sister’s garden, while we coming back from our Alaskan Cruise last June. (All the horizontal shots are 1440×960 wallpaper sized!) (1/1000, f8, 135mm, ISO 400) (1/1000, f5, 65mm, ISO 400) (1/1600, f5.6, 85mm, ISO 400) (1/1250, f5.6, 60mm, ISO 400) (1/1250, f5.6, 60mm, ISO 400) (1/1250, f5.6, 38mm, ISO 400) […]

Day 183: Tarr Inlet

Margerie Glacier, Glacier Bay National Park, Alaska. (Click to enlarge, BACK to return) (3 photos stitched together in MS ICE) ~Curtis in Alaska las year! {!-{>