I knocked a huge item off my Denali bucket list! The husband and I found the fabled dinosaur footprints!
It was like fate had decided that we needed to visit the fossil.
For two years, I have heard about the fossil, but no one would tell me where it was! All the locals and guides would confirm that there was a footprint, but in an (understandable) attempt to preserve the integrity of the site, wouldn’t tell you where to go.
I was so afraid that I would never be able to find the secret location.
But then, at a bar last week, my luck changed. While my husband played with a jazz combo, I overheard two people talking about how they had found the prints, complete with what creek they had hiked up!
As soon as I knew the creek name, it was like knowing the secret handshake. By implying I already knew how to find the footprints, people told me how to do it! (more…)