Nature, Travel, and Adventure Photography by Carl Donohue
Skiing, Wrangell-St. Elias
A backcountry skier stands above the Kuskulana River, near Mt. Blackburn. Cross country skiing in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park and Preserve, winter, Alaska. Please click on the image above to view a larger version of this photo.
A quick photo from Wrangell-St. Elias National Park.
Skis: cheap Pack: not very much $$ View: free
Temperature: Minus 40 degrees.
By the way – if you want to see some great work – check out Jim Goldstein’s blog post, including links to over 160 photographers’ favorite photos from 2010.
beautiful territory Carl! -40 cold! remembering my eyelashes frozen with crystals in 60 below wind chill! love your images!
Pingback: Tweets that mention Skiing in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park, Alaska. | Skolai Images Stock Photo Blog -- Topsy.com
Thanks so much. Yes, minus 40 is something of a threshold, an achievement, I think. The cold becomes almost a ‘thing’ with its very own character. Pretty amazing experience.