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Listening to Tall Tails

Posted by Jimmy on June 17, 2015 (Comments Closed)

We have created a unique AR channel through Junaio for Tall Tails. You can still click on the points of interest on the map above to access each story, but can also listen to them on the trail by using the Tall Tales POI channel on Junaio. Just scan the QR code below and then take a walk along the Chester Creek.

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Documenting Tall Tales

Posted by Meghan Holtan on May 31, 2015 (Comments Closed)

Off Trail and Headed For the Source

Posted by Meghan Holtan on May 24, 2015 (Comments Closed)

On Friday evening we headed for one of the sources of Chester Creek – Russian Jack Spring and then up to Muldoon to watch the creek wrap through the subdivisions and forest up there. On Saturday, we walked back from Russian Jack to Valley of the Moon. Last of the stories are now posted on . […]

Tall Tale Moose Encounter

Posted by Meghan Holtan on May 22, 2015 (Comments Closed)

I have a tale to add to the trail. We were talking with a biker on the bridge over the creek just before the bridge over Northern Lights, when a moose that was on the side of trail decided to come check us out. It was a juvenile and it seemed to be a mixture […]

Thursday Tall Tales (Tikishla- Goose Lake)

Posted by Meghan Holtan on May 22, 2015 (Comments Closed)

Thursday Tales from the trail: Creatures of Goose Lake Goose Lake Last Day of School Goose Lake Swimming Valley of the Moon Long Commute Stand Up Paddle Board Bridge Seasons Airport Heights Iditarod Moose Cyclocross Check out for more!

Wednesday Tall Tales – Bike to Work Day Bacon Station

Posted by Meghan Holtan on May 21, 2015 (Comments Closed)

Tales added from Wednesday at the bike to work day bacon station in Woodside Park: Park planner Treasure trail Enjoy wildlife Lagoon Fishing in Creek Eye level view of creek Slight downhill Bunker Spur Bike to Work Day Duck Pond Long Ride Not in the city anymore Tiny Gift Poem Oxbow + Airport Long […]

Tuesday – Valley of the Moon to Smith Park

Posted by Meghan Holtan on May 20, 2015 (Comments Closed)

I spent my “walk” on Tuesday walking from Valley of the Moon to the basketball courts and park that fronts the trail at Loussac Manor. Is this Smith Park? Here are the stories: Link to Guy Sidewalk Audio Station  BBQ Valley of the Moon Kids Dog tale at Valley of the Moon Park Dog Tales at […]

Mapping Tall Tales

Posted by Meghan Holtan on May 18, 2015 (Comments Closed)

I have collected around 20 sound bites of people sharing their favorite places and memories on the trail. The Chester Creek Trail continues to amaze me with the resources it provides. Today I heard stories of commuting, prayer, and feeding the homeless. I met my third or fourth person who was experiencing the trail for the […]

Monday Tales: Bunker Street to Valley of the Moon

Posted by Meghan Holtan on May 18, 2015 (Comments Closed)

“High” lights from this walk include walking over the bridge at Bunker, under Arctic in the tunnel, and into one of the Chester Creek’s best parks: Valley of the Moon. As usual, dog walkers, families and people out to get some fresh air spread throughout the park. Collecting stories is more difficult with a larger […]

Guy Sidewalk (Meghan) takes a few steps

Posted by Mike Conti on May 18, 2015 (Comments Closed)