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Watch the Birdie – and the volcanoes: The Alaska Peninsula and the Aleutian Islands on the Looney Front, Part 4

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Eight hours after leaving Sand Point, Alaska Marine Highway System’s good ship Tustumena pulls into King Cove, back on the Alaska Peninsula and home to the largest salmon cannery in North America, Peter Pan Fisheries.

King Cove


Another view

It’s about 6 A.M., and true Alaska weather – overcast, grey, a little drizzle, the surrounding volcanoes shrouded in thick clouds and mist, and a ferocious wind a-blowing. But the ship’s solarium, though open at the back, has heaters fitted overhead, so it’s fun watching the others shiver.

Three hours later we arrive in Cold Bay at one of the Peninsula’s read more >>>

Source : HuffingtonPost.Com





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