Friday, June 22, 2012

Happy Father's Day to hubby too...

We're so lucky!
Life is good...

New kitty condo!

Getting ready for our 1st PWS trip!

Made the last tunnel...yipee!

Getting out of the harbor!
Awesome seas for days and days...

Captain happy!

Beautiful scenery in this awesome place!

First pulls catch...yummers!

Octopus are ALWAYS a BAD sign :-(

Dahl porpoise

Our first trip to shore...EVER!

Loved hiking in new beautiful territory!

Caught my limit of snapper quick...
140 feet both times!

Shrimp Louis out in the ocean.
Nothing better, well,
almost nothing. heh heh!

the last days pull...

Love love love fresh spot shrimp!

Bird rookery in Whittier.

Last view before going through the tunnel.

On the run again...
summer is AWESOME!
Happy trails...

Saturday, June 16, 2012

Happy birthday to me...

Loving this sun!

...and promise of something to come!

Father's Day and birthday breakfast at iHop!
Very nice two hour family time.

Nice to see everyone!
Yummy breakfast and good company...

Now it's off to the races!
Scouts, football, kids coming home,
friends visiting,
Summit Lake,
4th of July,
Caribou hunt,
moose season in Denali,
good grief....
better get to enjoying summer
...before it's over!
Happy safe trails,
wherever they may lead!
xoxo heth

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Summer adventures!

In town catching up...

Getting ready to go again!

Mr. & Mrs. Gilmore!

Loved the picture booth and punch!

Nice to be done at the Copper,
so we could come!

Lazy cat...

never ending processing...

the garden that almost wasn't...
Steve tilled and I was planting,
a couple of hours before
we pulled out for Chitina!

Brekke's processing station!

All the meat sent to Oregon for family!

Home getting caught up and
ready to go on our next adventure!
Happy trails.

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

Let the summer begin!

Arriving Chitina at 2 a.m.

Time 4 fun?

Getting my shot for Miranda...
Famous in the Small Town of Chitina!

Steve processed until 7 a.m.

The red we ate for dinner!

More fish?

Never seen so many fish,
so FAST!

Four big whites and a tub full...

2 Kings 165 Reds...
fresh fish, it's what's for dinner!

Love making one trip this year...
such fortune we have!

Swans at Weiner Lake?

Home to get caught up
and plan our next trip!

Happy trails this summer...
wherever they may lead?

Safe travels!