Alaska Live: Photo Essays to Help You Plan Your Alaska Trip!

Years in the dreaming and planning, finally the Geezerheiken crew experiences Alaska. If you’re planning a bucket list trip to the vastness that is Alaska, join us — maybe you’ll get an idea of what you want to do … or not .. from our trip experiences. Or if you just want to look at some pretty scenery in the photo essays, join us! All the adventures, all right here! Click on the post’s title to link to the entire photo essay. Enjoy!

Hiking Without Trails? A Geezerheiken Dilemma!

We love to hike and call it “geezerheiken”, not because it’s a brew pub, but because we meander slowly, take our time and enjoy the walk. But Denali National Park doesn’t have hiking trails like most parks so this we wandered in the tundra with no trail, all the time wondering if around the next rise would be a grizzly bear….

Cruising Denali Park Road

Sometimes you just get lucky …. my photo essay of cruising the Denali Park Road. I didn’t realize that only 30% of visitors to Alaska ever get to see Mt McKinley – it’s so huge it generates its own weather systems! Are we in the 30% Club?

Flatlander to Alaska Hiker – On the Boat or At The Lake

Have you ever wondered how a flatlander gets in shape for an adventure of a lifetime, hiking in Alaska? We’re not entirely sure, but we have 12 weeks to get ready, so here’s how we’re starting…