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Snow at Ginty Creek.

The dull weather took on an ominous cast at sunrise one morning.  Later that day, it started to snow at Ginty Creek.  Badger is staring intently at me through the window, asking to come in. He never, of course, brushes … Continue reading

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It Is A Snu Day

In 1978 and part of 1979 I was a teacher at the Darwin School on the Falkland Islands.  Half the kids were from the nearby settlement of Goose Green; the rest were flown in by Beaver float planes from outlying … Continue reading

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A Taste of Winter

Already we are having a taste of winter at Ginty Creek.  Clear skies always produce a good frost.The cottonwoods had a brief attempt at providing some colour.Fog is common most mornings.Because of the rainy summer, the river is much higher … Continue reading

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October at Ginty Creek

Very little colour is left at Ginty Creek.  Summer has segued straight into October.  Some areas are completely bare of leaves.Last winter was the dullest on record.  This summer was full of rain.  I thought we might get an autumn … Continue reading

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Perkins Peak Again

Sanjey (see two posts back) took this photo as he flew from Vancouver to Whitehorse.  He was thrilled to realize he was flying right over Perkins Peak again, the mountain he had climbed.  The peak is a little to the … Continue reading

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