Alaska – 2014-07-18b

Learning more at the village

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Above – The Chena Village Post Office. This is the way the roof should be trimmed.

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Above – A very impressive native cabin.

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Above – This really was on a table inside the native cabin. An example of how to keep warm on a long winter’s night with Sheree North.

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Above – Smokin’ Salmon – who caught all of those?

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Above – A very clever device for catching fish. The river powers the wheel which scoops up the fish and dumps them in the basket. It apparently runs without any electronics.

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Above – Yep, it’s a paddle wheeler. We are ready to head back upstream on the Chena River to Fairbanks.

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Above – Big boat.

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Above – Where do we want to sit for the trip back?

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Above – Well bless her soul, Judy scored again! The only bow seats on the boat.


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