Tag Archives: alaska

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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Moose Hunting

The end of moose hunting season is almost here. For most of us who live in the Yukon and Alaska, moose hunting isn’t a sport, it’s a necessity. We rely on moose meat to feed our families through the winter. … Continue reading

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Episode 87: Author John Firth & Musher Newton Marshall

This month’s podcast episode of My Yukon Life features special guest, author John Firth. During our discussion about his book One Mush, John talks about the journey Jamaican Iditarod sled dog musher Newton Marshall is taking to learn how to … Continue reading

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Episode 79: Yukon Civil Air Search & Rescue Association

Our special guests are Randy Shewen and Jamie Tait. Randy heads up the Yukon chapter of CASARA, or Civil Air Search and Rescue Association. Operationally, CASARA works for the Canadian military. In addition to his volunteer work as an administrator, … Continue reading

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