Sometimes when you’re cruising and exploring in Alaska, you just don’t know what you’re going to find. On our final day, we encountered some big surprises.
Once on shore we quickly shed our PFDs and swap our rubber boots for hiking boots. We are too eager to get started to waste any time.
It has been several weeks since rain last graced the earth here, and incessant winds have swept through the prairie, inhaling what little moisture there is with every dry, inescapable gust.
It was a perfect day for a hike. The strong dusty winds we had the previous day departed as we rounded that last bend in the Columbia River.
I am here to share a few tips for future kid UnCruisers that I learned from my trip.