Sunday 12th July, Nikolaevsk: the Ruskis
Mickey suggested that we take a test drive of the bike. This being Alaska, our test drive was 500 miles in 24 hours.
We’d found a community of Russian Old Believers, who have set up a community near the bottom of the Kenai Peninsula, remote and still living simply in line with their faith, wearing traditional Russian garb. So we headed off to find them, specifically Nina and Dennis Fefelov, son of one of the founders of the community. Nina is a life force to be reckoned with.