Yukon River Aug 15, 2016

We boated up the river a ways to a nice sand bar then floated and motored further down river to a different spot.  Click an image to view it larger.  Enjoy!

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View from the sand bar looking down river
View from the sand bar looking down river
Zoom in to those distant mountains
Zoom in to those distant mountains
Sandbar looking up river to another island
Sandbar looking up river to another island
Gorgeous water!
Gorgeous water!

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View from atop a high bank
View from atop a high bank

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Into the forest

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Spruce trees
Soft moss
Soft moss
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Lichen growing on tree branches
Lowbush cranberries
Lowbush cranberries

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Fallen twisted tree
Fallen twisted tree
Lowbush cranberries over moss
Lowbush cranberries over moss

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Dappled light
Dappled light
Lichens
Lichens
Spruce tree
Spruce tree
Water reflecting blue above
Water reflecting blue above

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Soon to be "sweeper" tree (i.e. in the water)
Soon to be “sweeper” tree (i.e. lying in the water) as the bank erodes.

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View from my parents' place
View from my parents’ place