Kaktovik Pics - #1

Here's the booming metropolis of Kaktovik:

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This picture was taken from the runway, facing south, at about 1:00 AM

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This was also taken from the runway, and shows the whole town

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These are the mountains, taken from the south side of the island, facing the mainland.  This picture was also taken at 1:00 AM

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The mountains to the southeast

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This was taken from the runway, facing south towards town on 09-25-02.

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This one too...

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The sun is going away...

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and away...

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So far, we really like it here.  The people have gone out of their way to make us feel at home.  There isn't a lot of crime to keep Rich busy, and neighborhood kids stop by to play with Zak and Hannah, but they usually end up playing with Caleb.

Caleb is Kaktovik's favorite Holschen

You can also visit the Kaktovik Web Site here

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