Living & Working in Great Places
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This summer I'm in Cooper Landing, Alaska. I work as the Lead Breakfast Cook for Alaska Wildland Adventures (AWA). My day starts at 1:40 am, it's now starting to get darker in the middle of the night so I need a flashlight in my tent cabin. They are similar to the tent cabins that I have seen pictures of in Yosemite employee housing. Outside, it's not astronomical twilight yet, so I can see clearly enough to get to the bathhouse first to clean up a bit before heading to the main lodge…Continue
In honor of Coolworks 24/7 on July 11, I carefully documented everything I did (and anything unusual) on Wednesday, July 11 :-) So for all you CW fans wondering what a Park Ranger does each day ..... here ya go! First off I got outa bed and made coffee (of course!)...
Then it was time for breakfast. I normally have the days schedule in front of me just so I…Continue
This has been a rather strange Summer for me. I got to experience AK up-close & personal, which is always better then doing it from TV or magazines. I sorta had 2 part-time jobs while I was there. First I worked at Wendy's, which was within walking distance from the hostel I was staying in. I quit that job when the Winter community ended at the hostel and everyone had to move out..to make room for the Summer visitors, that only stay a few days at a time.
I went to Cooper Landing…Continue
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