Riding the rails to Hurricane Gulch

Riding the rails to Hurricane Gulch

The winter train out to Hurricane Gulch leaves early, before the sun blinks through the Chugach Mountains, and returns some 12 hours later, after the last evening light fades behind Mount Susitna. It carries passengers through forests and flatlands, past frozen lakes...
Unalakleet and the Last Great Race

Unalakleet and the Last Great Race

To mushers on the Iditarod trail, Unalakleet is one of the final checkpoints — the first stop on the Norton Sound coast. To 16-year-old photographer Fisher Dill, Unalakleet is home. Every year, the Iditarod floods his community with waves of visitors, volunteers...