There’s still time this weekend to enjoy more of the SuperTour events at Birch Hill. Cream of the crop skiers from around the US have gathered to compete, as well as some of great Alaskan and interior skiers. Come cheer them on!
A waft of the heavenly scent of chokecherry trees. The smell of freshly cut grass. Early blooms of floral rose, stock and petunia scents abound at greenhouses. Yes, yet another reason Alaskans live here: summer is upon us! On this, the eve of the last day of our three day Memorial Day weekend, our outdoor […]
Beneath all the feet of snow (several this year) lies the good soil for planting. Gardeners are gearing up–already, despite the -15 below temperatures at night–doing everything from purchasing seeds to signing up for classes. Several greenhouses have a great line-up of classes starting this month: drip irrigation, composting, and dinnerplate dahlias. Some of the […]
Ice, snow, dogs, aurora, snowmachines, moose? What words does your mind conjure up when some says “Alaska”? Well, they are all here, all right now! For the next month, the International Ice Carving Competition is in full swing—starting with small blocks (think six feet by four feet), and ramping up to twenty plus feet of […]