waterfalls, lakes and rivers in Alaska

by | Oct 31, 2011 | Travel, USA Travel

As most of you know, we love waterfalls and Alaska had some lovely specimens to share.

South Fork Eagle River Falls
Eagle Fork River Falls

Virgin Creek Falls
Virgin Creek Falls

In addition to the waterfalls, there were other bodies of water everywhere! One of the great benefits of glaciers all around you means there are lovely sky reflections in marshes, lakes, rivers and inlets.

reflection
Kenai Peninsula mountain reflection

Potter's Marsh
Potter’s Marsh

Knik River
Knik River from the Old Glenn Highway Bridge

on the shore of Portage Lake
on the shore of Portage Lake

As you can see from the photos the weather and lighting conditions were quite variable and occasionally dramatic, just like the landscape. Alaska is a truly beautiful place…

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