Evan R. Steinhauser/Anchorage Daily NewsYin Shi, right, of Anchorage, photographs friend and coworker Damian Schroder Wednesday morning as he skis on frozen Portage Lake. Portage Glacier looms behind them. Though a little bumpy, the recent warm days and freezing nights have created crust skiing conditions for those willing to get an early start.060329
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Alaska has a cool factor. Or one could say cold. Soak it in!