Author Archives: Heather

About Heather

Heather is a photojournalist and adventurer from Fairbanks, Alaska.

Aurora Photography Workshop

Aurora Photography Workshop September 2012, March 2013 While enjoying his stay at the Bettles Lodge Al Piecka fell in love with the arctic through a camera lens. Al decided to come back and teach a class dedicated to Northern Lights … Continue reading

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Blueberry season – Bring your berry spray

The blueberries are amongst us once again and it is heavenly. Imagine facing a long cold winter with only your blueberries to save you. They say you can pick your friends, and you can pick your nose, but you wouldn’t … Continue reading

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The Sheefish are in!

The elusive Sheefish can be found in only a few different rivers in Alaska, but they can only be found this size in the Kobuk River (average size is 20 pounds in the Kobuk, this fish is 35 pounds). When … Continue reading

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A Classic Bettles Mail Delivery

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Bush Bash

Bettles Lodge has hosted many an event with live music over the years. We are happy to announce another gathering which is long overdue. Fly above the Arctic Circle and over the Yukon River to the foothills of the Brooks … Continue reading

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