Kodiak Warnings and Dangers

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    Kodiak Grizzly
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  • Deer by the road.
    Deer by the road.
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  • Searching for the Last Minute Meal Before the Snow
    Searching for the Last Minute Meal...
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  • 1. Wildlife

    Deer are abundant all around Kodiak and, like all deer, they are not the brightest about staying alive around vehicle traffic. Especially at night where headlights cause them to freeze up no matter...

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  • 2. Tsunami Warnings

    In the past century, Kodiak has been hammered by two natural disasters, the 1912 Novarupta eruption on the mainland and the 1964 earthquake/tsunami. Effects from both catastrophes are still visible...

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  • 3. Weather

    MrClay2000 finally makes it in to Kodiak albeit 5 hours late!! We had a massive fog bank that wouldn't break up so his first flight cancelled and he was able to make it on the next one! Just as I was...

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  • 4. Vegetation En Garde

    Hiking and hill-climbing in Kodiak is generally no easy matter. In the winter, steep gradients can make for extremely slick surfaces, while vegetation in the...

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  • 5. Public Toilets in Winter!!

    Well, some of the public toilets are winterized so if you need to use a toilet (in winter) stick to some of the local businesses! I saw Kaloz running across the...

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  • 6. Spruce Pollen Allegy?

    If you have allergies to pollen bring your medicine the early summer time. When the Spruce Pollen is being released the air will turn yellow on windy , dry...

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  • 7. Father Christmas...He'll know if you've been bad..

    We are lucky here in Kodiak as Father Christmas walks around town spreading Christmas Cheer! But you get a chunk of coal if you've been Bad during the year! And...

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  • 8. Don't drive your car onto beaches!!

    Every year lots of people get their car stuck in the soft sand on the beaches of Kodiak! At first the sand seems hard but it's NOT!! This guy lost his car in...

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  • 9. Bring Good Soap

    Fishing is an oderous undertaking. The bait is slimy, and the fish are fishy. Then there are the guts, and blood. So bring good soap.

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  • 10. Hazardous Plants

    Besides the Bears, watch out for Devil's Club and Pushki while hiking, and be prepared for any type of weather. We are subject to strong winds, and stinging...

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