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Well you certainly bring back many memories Chris from my AK detecting adventures.  

Part of the fun on DP is us guys who devote the time to explore/adventure with detectors and then share out stories, photos and finds.  It allows others the chance to see/feel (with out the mosquitos) and enjoy the trip.

Glad you were able to stretch the back (get exercise while chasing gold), actually find quite a bit of Au and were able to come home safe.  Hopefully the back get to heeling more and we see you in the NNV fields this Fall.

Nice pics too.

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Was in Fairbanks and Dawson a few summers back,  Packed mostly heavy jackets, pants, caps nit caps and gloves.......freezing cold Alaska right?    Not exactly.  As an after thought I threw in a pair of cargo shorts and few t shirts and glad I did. The week I was there it was in the mid to high 80's and it was actually cooler  back where I live in San Diego!   Locals said: " Oh yah, we can get several weeks of hot weather every July / August."

Boy did I feel like a  greenhorn California knuckle head

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   I learned the same with hunting over the years HP! Last few years of "winter hunting" have been in near summer gear!🤣👍👍

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