ice

ice

When the bay freezes people take their snowmachines and 4 wheelers on the the ice. There are races and mushing (dog sled races) there in Kotzebue.

more ice

more ice

My dad and I noticed this guy ice fishing on the bay, and he said that the snow was piled 7 feet up on the ice this year. It is usually piled with 5 feet of snow.

ice chunks

ice chunks

Durning the winter the bay freezes over. There is snow and ice on the ground throughout the year except for two months, then it starts again in about August.