Tag Archives: kayaking

Final Post

I realized I had forgotten to explain what we did during our “Fisheries Week” back in Sitka, Alaska. After we all enjoyed a couple of days off and a warm shower, we started our week with a cookout at Halibut … Continue reading

Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Comments Off

The View from a Campsite

Tagged , , , | Comments Off

The Swim Edition

While we are in our cook groups making dinner a few days into the trip, Philip Bennett decides he wants to take a swim. At first, most people think he is joking. It had been quite cold and very rainy … Continue reading

Tagged , , , | Comments Off

We Love Kayaking!

Jordan Durrett ’13 and Zoe Marzluff ’15 kayaking Philip Bennett ’14 shows some style while kayaking a single.

Tagged , , | Comments Off

Skipping Rocks

Kyle Walenga ’13 skips rocks, one of our favorite pastimes on the trip.

Tagged , , | Comments Off

Safety First!

Nora McGinn ’14 tries on her safety suit to go commercial fishing. It is important that the suit fits and that she be able to get the suit on within 60 seconds if the boat begins to sink. This one … Continue reading

Tagged , , | Comments Off

Shots from the Inside Passage

A photo of our kayaks and the beautiful scenery Head Guide, Scott Harris, teaches us how to put up tarps. Pictured (from left to right): Scott Harris, Jordan Durrett ’13, Sebastian Rouanet ’13

Tagged , , , , | Comments Off

Kayaking in the Fog

Tagged , , | 1 Comment

What You Missed

As promised, I am back and ready to let you in on the kayaking and False Island portion of the trip. In the next few days, I plan on posting pictures in addition to this short breakdown of each day. … Continue reading

Tagged , , , | 2 Comments

Welcome to “Knox in Alaska”

Hello, Knox College and friends! My name is Audrey Todd ’12, and I will be your friendly voice as 13 of us adventure in Southeast Alaska. We are in Nic Mink’s course, “Forests, Fisheries, and the Politics of Wilderness,” a.k.a., … Continue reading

Tagged , , , , | Comments Off