Category Archives: Northern Life

Flying in a Float Plane Over Carcross, Yukon

During the production of Episode 26: Carcross Fly-In for Kids, I shot this from the back of a two-seat Scout float plane while we did touch and go’s on Grayling Bay in Carcross, Yukon. Watch for the Van’s RV-4 that … Continue reading

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It’s Warmed Up to -20F/-29C

It’s warmed up to -20F/-29C. I’m keeping an eye on the thermometer to see if it gets any warmer before I’m forced to go outside for more firewood. Four wheelbarrow loads ought to get me through until Friday morning when … Continue reading

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Where Are All These Cars Coming From?

After moving to the Yukon I quickly became acclimated to the lack of vehicles on the road. In the last ten years since living north of 60 degrees latitude, I’ve forgotten the true definition of traffic. A listener of My … Continue reading

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A Lynx Encounter of the Close Kind

Since I moved to the Yukon I’ve been lucky enough to see several lynx, and a few times I was fairly near to them. Lynx sightings are rare because they’re shy, cautious animals. That’s what makes this video of a … Continue reading

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Watch Norman Winther in The Last Trapper

The Last Trapper is a docu-drama about Norman Winther, a Yukon trapper who lived in the bush outside of Dawson with his wife. Together, they lived off the land and endured many hardships. I had the pleasure of interviewing Norman … Continue reading

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Do You Dream of the Yukon?

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