The yukon has two seasons rather than the traditional four. Summer and winter with two brief transitional zones. Still waiting for the transitional zone; it was 20 below again last night.
I decided to make the best of these days by taking a run up the frozen lake to a cabin which is open for general use. It was built by a catholic priest, according to my understanding, and the location offers a magnificent view of the Dawson Peaks or the Aces across the lake. I was hoping for a chance at photographing it during a display of northern lights now that i have a decent camera. But although i stayed up for the better part of the night that was not to be. However, I hope you will enjoy what was to be as much as i did. I spent the better part of the night in total awe of the scenery:
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