Category Archives: Alaska

31 Nights of Horror 2015


Each year here at Forto’s Fort we celebrate our love of Halloween with 31 Nights of Horror. For more than 15 years we watch a different scary movie during the month of October. Over the past few years we have always started off with Trick ‘r Treat and ended with the Stephen King story, Carrie. What is your favorite scary ... Read More »

Road Trippin: Hawaii 2015

Sunset at Turtle Bay

Each year in October we head to Hawaii before the snow flies here in Alaska. It is our last chance to soak up some sun before the long, cold five or six months of winter and lots of time on the sled dog trails. Michele and I stayed at the Turtle Bay Resort on Oahu’s North Shore and it did ... Read More »

Alaska Dog Works

alaska dog works

Alaska Dog Works, located in Willow trains your dog to be the best they can be. We work with you and your family in all areas of dog training from puppy problems to boarding while you are on vacation. Alaska Dog Works has placed service dogs all over North America and even in New Zealand. Our approach is a bit ... Read More »

Standing on Top of the World

Atigan Pass

This past weekend, Michele and I took what can be called the ultimate road trip. We drove 800 miles each way to dip our toes in the Arctic Ocean. Van Halen has a song, Standing on Top of the World, and that’s what we did for a little while. We had been thinking about this trip for the past couple ... Read More »