Contemplating life on the Kenai

Kickin’ Back on the Kenai

A Mellow Traveler Cuts His Own Path Across an Alaskan Trove

Contemplating life on the KenaiAbout the only thing that isn’t overpriced in Alaska is advice. Folks still dispense it for free just like in the Lower 48, and right now I’m getting a friendly earful.

“Don’t hesitate when you’re here ’cause you may not ever be here again,” says Eddy, who is urging me to push the tourist envelope hardduring my stay in Alaska. “This is wilderness fantasy land. There’s nothin’ left like it, unless it’s Siberia, and you can’t really travel there.”