Picture of the Day: Sunset on Lake Hood

Brian Baker submitted the following photo and note: “Lake Hood in the heart of Anchorage, the busy float plane port.” Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You can submit it via this form. All photos sent in for Picture of the Day are also considered for our new […]

Picture of the Day: Landing on an ice field

Bill Quirk submitted the following photo and note: “My ski-equipped Arctic Tern on top of the Harding Ice Field 74 miles south of Anchorage, Alaska, on March 28, 2019. The landing area is 4,200′ above sea level. The unnamed snow-covered mountain peak behind the airplane is 5,900′ in elevation. Temperature is 30° F. South wind blowing […]

Video: Exploring ice caves in Alaska

From the Crave Life YouTube Channel, Dmitry Kudryn and friends fly a Cessna 182 from the Wolf Lake Airstrip to frozen Lake George to explore an ice cave in the middle of the lake in Alaska backcountry. From the Crave Life YouTube Channel, Dmitry Kudryn and friends fly a Cessna 182 from the Wolf Lake […]

Picture of the Day: I love winter flying

Darlene Kellogg Rudisill submitted the following photo and note: “Darlene Kellogg Rudisill prepares for a beautiful Alaska winter flight in a Super Cub. Next best thing to flying Super Cubs on floats in the summer.” Would you like to have your photo featured as Picture of the Day? You can submit it via this form. […]

Picture of the day: Reflections on bush flying

Rob Stapleton submitted this photo, along with a short note: “Shot this image on my way to a film shoot at Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport at nearby Lake Hood Seaplane Base. deHavilland Beavers waiting for moose hunters to show up for a lift to the bush.” He notes that the General Aviation News Picture […]