January 30, 2013

Portage Lake, Alaska

Photograph by Doug Demarest, National Geographic

Skiers and their canine companion traverse Portage Lake in Chugach National Forest, Alaska. The lake abuts Portage Glacier and is a popular winter spot for skiing, hiking, and other icy activities.

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