July 1, 2010 5:00 PM: On the shore of Colleen Lake in Deadhorse
June 6, 2008 9:30 PM: A yearling caribou keeps an eye on the photographer while two bulls, antlers in the velvet, continue grazing.
June 6, 2008 9:30 PM: This bull caribou seems interested in getting a closer look at the invader of his territory.
June 6, 2008 11:30 PM: At the bottom of Ice Cut, this mother grizzly strolls along looking for something to make a snack of. The yearling cub was following a few yards behind. With the wind blowing from them to me, I kept a respectful distance.
June 7, 2008 1:30 AM: After riding through dense fog for nearly five hours, it was a relief to finally get above it around Galbraith Lake and see sun shining on the nearby peaks.
June 7, 2008 2:20 AM: From high on the north side of Atigun Pass, the view back down the Atigun Valley almost made me want to turn around and go back through those mountains.
July 4, 2008 11:20 AM: Looking southward, the end of pavement at Mile 49.5, with two riders happily reaching a break from the gravel for a few miles.
A Ford 15-passenger tour van heading southward around Mile 86
Two riders nearing the top of Beaver Slide
Sukakpak Mt with an unusually clean KLR650 in the foreground
The Dietrich River around Mile 230
Chanadalar Shelf, looking east
July 4, 2008 8:00 PM: Pump Station 4 in the Atigun Valley
The distinctive silhouette of Slope Mountain identifies it from many miles away.