Saturday, September 17, 2011

Granite Creek

More flying through the Wrangells.  Landed at Granite Creek along an elevated sand bar.  Chris Hodel and Pierre Josefsohn were in their planes too for a beautiful flight through valleys painted in fall colors.

Long Glacier

Landed on the plateau above the Long Glacier on the way back from Peavine.  Elevation 4200 feet.

Monday, September 5, 2011

Wrangell St Elias National Park

Upper Skolai Lake

Russell Glacier

Flying up the Chitistone River

Camping at Tebay Lakes

Set up for the night on the tundra at Tebay Lakes.

Tebay Lakes

Paul Claus taking off in his Garrett powered Turbine Otter on retractable wheels skis

Loni Habersetzer taking off in his Super Cub

Landed at Tebay Lakes and ran into Paul and Donna Claus and most of the Ultima Thule gang including Tal Erickson and Loni Habersetzer in their cubs.

Sunday, September 4, 2011

Cabin at Peavine

Here is a photo of one of the two cabins at Peavine. This cabin is the larger of the two and has bunks for 6 people. Isn't this beautiful?