Welcome to my travel blog.  I’m just reorganizing things so you may find a different look from time to time.  On the top of this page you can access my publishing company Ranger Doug’s Enterprises or jump directly on board my 1899 tugboat, Katahdin.   Directly to the right is an archive beginning in Antarctica in 2004 so scroll away and enjoy!

 

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The Big Butte Burn

The Big Butte Burn

I returned to my Jackson Hole cabin in August to build a driveway monument to mark my house number.  You might recall that lawyers and developers snitched about 400' of my property when I was in Antarctica in 2004/5 which ended up in court.  My drive is now 30' east...

Netshed II

Netshed II

My net shed is woefully full of junk and the siding need replacement. I've stockpiled lumber that I cut on Mitkof Island and it's taking up the space that I need to fix up old boats. Time to roll up my sleeves...... Harry never threw away anything and neither have I....

Return to Kupreanof–2019

Return to Kupreanof–2019

After leaving the Tetons--spectacular Spring weather here on the road up to Jenny Lake--my old haunting grounds--it's back to Seattle to get the Alaska homestead back up to snuff. I stop for 5 days in Seattle to the new Ranger Doug's Intergalactic Headquarters and...

Winter Respite

Winter Respite

Arrived late December in JH and this what greeted me.  A view from the front porch.  Not long ago, this Ridgeline was virgin territory but Jackson Hole is getting divided up especially among the wealthy.  I built my cabin in the mid-1970s with a chain saw and a horse....

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