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Rocking Around the Clock in Denali National Park: To Denali and Fairbanks on the Looney Front, Part 3

Mike Arkus | Posted 08.13.2015 | Travel
Mike Arkus

Somebody has indeed sighted a critter - in fact a dirty great grizzly bear at 10 o'clock, across a broad pebble-bottomed river just below a line of spruce.

Top Ten Reasons to Visit Quebec Provence, Canada

Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson | Posted 08.11.2015 | Travel
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Regina Fraser and Pat Johnson

Moving among wildlife and experiencing the outdoors are favorite vacation motivators for me, and knowing this adventure would be special, I invited my 12-year old granddaughter to accompany me to make for a cross-generational experience.

Baby Moose Play In Sprinkler, Couldn't Be Happier

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 06.04.2015 | Good News

Happiness is this moose family beating the heat in Alaska the way we all dream of: with a frolic in the sprinkler. Eagle River resident Candice Hel...

Newborn Animals Make for a Sweet, Sleepless Season at Alaska Conservation Center

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 05.28.2015 | Good News
Alaska Dispatch News

First came the phone call, on Sunday night: The Alaska Department of Fish and Game had declared a lone newborn moose, hanging around the interior town of Tok, abandoned.

WATCH: Baby Moose Takes Adorably Clumsy First Steps

The Huffington Post | James Gerken | Posted 05.18.2015 | Green

Spring has sprung in Alaska, and that means it's time for new creatures to join the world. John Thain, a photojournalist with CBS affiliate KTVA in...

Men See Snout, Free Moose Buried In Avalanche

AP | Posted 03.04.2015 | Green

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — There's an extra moose alive in southcentral Alaska thanks to three snowmobilers who freed it from an avalanche. ...

Would-be Alaska moose hunters charged after drunken fight in camp

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 02.03.2015 | Crime
Alaska Dispatch News

Alaska State Troopers are describing what sounds like a weekend moose hunt from hell along the Chistochina River about 200 miles northeast of Anchorag...

Anchorage Wildlife Officials Warn Public to Refrain From Feeding Injured Anchorage Moose (VIDEO)

Alaska Dispatch News | Posted 02.01.2015 | Green
Alaska Dispatch News

With a full rack and only three good legs, a bull moose hobbled through light snowfall Monday in the area of Trena Street in Anchorage to munch on dead shrubbery.

Cruising for Moose in Maine

Peter Mandel | Posted 12.13.2014 | Travel
Peter Mandel

It feels like we're flying all over the state of Maine -- and, at one point, we set down on a whim to taxi over to a village where a man sells us homemade root beer out of a refrigerator on his front porch. The only problem is that, although we swoop and dive, circle and fly, we just can't find any moose.

Fearless Moose Battles Two Wolves To Protect Her Calf

The Huffington Post | Dominique Mosbergen | Posted 10.02.2014 | Green

A game camera set up in a Swedish forest recently captured a life or death battle between two predatory wolves and a mother moose who does all she can...

The Most Beautiful Outhouse Ever

Millie Grenough | Posted 11.08.2014 | Healthy Living
Millie Grenough

Hike. Meditate. I didn't do either of them seriously until I hit my 40s. Still not "perfect" at either, but much less afraid of them now than I was decades ago. Yes, more skillful.

From Brigadoon to the Twilight Zone in Canada's Gros Morne National Park: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front - Part 9

Mike Arkus | Posted 11.01.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

A new group comes on, only 10 and all very ancient. The rain has stopped and the views of the little fishing villages, the green pine-clad mountains, the snow-streaked peaks and the reddish ramparts of the Tablelands are perfect.

The Writing Practice: Methodology and Camaraderie

Melanie Bishop | Posted 10.26.2014 | Books
Melanie Bishop

As for methods of getting work done, it's not that complicated. You can write, for hours and hours without stopping, even to eat, or you can write with breaks.

Vinland, or the Guy Who Pipped Columbus at the Post: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front - Part 7

Mike Arkus | Posted 09.28.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

The Icelandic sagas speak of the epic journey from Greenland but for centuries nobody could identify the spot where young Leif and his crew set foot in what they called Vinland.

There Are Cars, Then There Are Cars -- When Fusion Means Confusion: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front, Part 6

Mike Arkus | Posted 09.27.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

OK, this is where the real fun starts. I'm in Deer Lake, western Newfoundland, where the province's only long-distance bus line takes a very distinct ...

WATCH: Moose Turns Sprinkler Into A Water Fountain

The Huffington Post | Ryan Grenoble | Posted 08.19.2014 | Green

Today's forecast calls for sprinkles with a chance of moose. The Mitchell family spotted this parched animal near Utah's Bear Lake earlier this sum...

To Cape Breton Island on Friday the 13th: Canadian Odyssey on the Looney Front - Part 5

Mike Arkus | Posted 10.18.2014 | Travel
Mike Arkus

Except that today is Friday the 13th, we're about an hour out of Halifax, some sensor or other has started ringing like a telephone, the driver has pulled over and is in urgent phone powwow with bus HQ -- and he's blaming Friday the 13th for our miscarriage.

WATCH: Baby Moose Caught In A Gate Gets Saved

The Huffington Post | Sarah Barness | Posted 03.20.2014 | Green

When video uploader ShadoHHR saw two hooves sticking out of his fence and a distressed baby moose on the other side, he knew what he had to do. "Appar...

WATCH: 'You Wouldn't Believe I Just Got My Butt Kicked By A Calf Moose'

Posted 02.24.2014 | Green

Have you ever been beat up by an animal? One Maine researcher certainly has, and he captured the whole ordeal on camera. Wes Livingston, a researc...

Walking With Polar Bears: The Next Great Safari

Richard Bangs | Posted 01.25.2014 | Travel
Richard Bangs

Not many get to see polar bears in the wild. Most who do take a Tundra Buggy tour, riding in giant tank-like buses. Others see the bears from the decks of cruise ships plowing through the Arctic Oceans. But very few ever actually walk among the bears.

The Animals of Alaska, Fifth of a Few Journal Entries; Day 8

Ken White | Posted 12.15.2013 | San Francisco
Ken White

Docked in Haines (by far my favorite of the towns we've seen -- there's something a bit "Bay Area" about this place) we left ship very early and headed off on a flatboat to travel the several forks of the Chilkat River.

Moose On The Loose!

Posted 09.23.2013 | Green

We'd be a little shocked to see this guy when we were taking out the trash too. But Dave and Jan Cox got quite the surprise when they saw a young m...

This School Vandal Had Some 'Self-Image' Issues

Reuters | Posted 11.09.2013 | Green

OSLO (Reuters) - An angry moose, probably upset by its own reflection, smashed through the glass doors of a Norwegian school at the weekend. ...

Moose On The Loose!

Posted 08.02.2013 | Comedy

This moose running down the highway raises more questions than it answers. Such as, "Where ya goin', Moosey?" But you'll never see a man as excite...

Isabelle's Hot Lilies

Rich Wolf | Posted 09.16.2013 | Denver
Rich Wolf

On this adventure I was in hot pursuit of the elusive Glacier Lily (Erythronium grandiflorum). I figured that the best place to find them was near a glacier so Mandy the dog and I decided to head up to the Indian Peaks Wilderness Area to check.