Trucking under the aurora
After an initial skinning and cleaning by hand, the remaining flesh on the brown bear skull will be cleaned off by beetles.
The inside lip of this brown bear was tattooed with the number 53.
Brown bear nose.
Brown bear hide.
The right front paw of a Kenai brown bear.
Mike Fitzpatrick explains the skining process to Martha Story.
Cleaning a hide can be a tedious process when done by hand.
Just enough room if the dog comes up front.
High bush cranberries above handlebars.
Fog lifts and lowers along Devil's Creek Trail.
A haze settles over Devil's Pass.
Fog descends on Devil's Pass.
Sun shines from the south side of Resurrection Pass Trail.
Chain repair along the way.
Pausing to reflect along Res. South.
Swan Cabin turn-off.
All images © David Story