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The Northern Lights were out a few nights ago. Here is our rental cabin, Swan View cabin, with the Northern Lights above. We are keeping the cabin open and warm this winter, and running a “winter special” here until February
I was out the other night doing some night photography of Northern Lights and the stars here at our Swan View property in the Chilkat Bald Eagle Preserve. My neighbors Christmas lights were on, and they lit up the smoke
I’m not sure if this image was visible on my last post, so I thought I would re-post it. It is a mountain shot from the ferry ride between Haines and Skagway as we went over for the “Santa Train.”
Before the Holiday season is over, I would like to post a photo from the Santa train. With all my years in Haines, I never have gone to Skagway for the White Pass Railroad event known as the “Santa Train.
Its Christmas Eve day and the sun is shining here in Haines, Alaska. Its six degrees F. outside, with a good foot of fresh snow on the ground. It has been a busy past few months, and I want to
Its Christmas eve here in Haines, Alaska and I want to share some of my recent work with you. I was photographing  a lynx at Steve Kroschel’s wildlife center the other day and I wanted to do a photographic study
Today, RGA  photography guide Thomas Hartmann and I went canoeing in the Eagle Preserve. It was 10 degrees outside, sunny with no wind. Six inches of snow had fallen in the last few days. “Pancake Ice” had formed on the
Photo Guide Thomas Zwei demonstrates one of the benefits of late summer travel in the upper Lynn Canal with a photo of the recent night sky.
Rainbow Glacier Adventures Founder Joe Ordonez was often found this year rafting down the Klehini River with a groups of rather pleased visitors to the Chilkat Valley. All of the photos were taken by Lucia Griggi ©2015.  
Victoria, a young visitor to the Chilkoot River, is excited to take a photo of a bald eagle in a tree with her phone through our spotting scope.
Jan and Bob Zimmerman were on a private photo tour in mid-August with RGA owner Joe Ordonez. Bob had the expensive camera. Jan had a simpler model. She captured these bears fishing along the Chilkoot River with a little patience
Even when it’s not sunny the landscape here is beyond description. A photo taken by guide Lizzy Jurgeleit looking up the Chilkat Inlet up the valley towards the bald eagle preserve.
In early July National Geographic came down to the Lynn Canal with Yukon Vet Michelle Oakley and enlisted Rainbow Glacier Adventures’ guides Robert Chadwell and Bri Agenbroad to lead a kayak tour out to the Steller sea lion haul out
Speedy, our favorite bear out on the Chilkoot River, and her two cubs have been showing up regularly to inaugurate bear viewing season. Photo guide Dena Selby grabbed this shot a couple of weeks ago. Speedy and Her Cubs at
Jared Mixon putting in on the Klehini River at the Porcupine Bridge. © Photo Dena Selby Justin Stoddard on the Chilkat River with a few guests in mid-July 2015. © Photo Dena Selby Justin with a few extremely pleased folks