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...users are seeking with crowds and noise, said Rick Fedorchak, chief of interpretation and education."If you're at Bear Lake on a summer day, you're not going to hear those natural sounds until you're a quarter mile up the road," he said...
Fred W. Hershberger

...August 12, 1951 in Nampa, Idaho.The newlyweds moved to Seward, Alaska in 1952 where Fred worked at the sawmill on Bear Lake and their first child, Gary was born in 1953. The family moved back to Idaho in 1954 where Bruce, Julie and Glen were...
Tail of the Bear Regatta rowing results

The Kenai Crewsers Rowing Club held its third annual Tail of the Bear Regatta Saturday on Bear Lake, about seven miles north of Seward. The 5-kilometer course took rowers on a single loop of the lake.Results:Women's 2x...
Tourism industry expects record season

...tour will open outside of Seward this summer, operated by Denali Zipline Tours of Talkeetna. A new 80-acre park near Bear Lake will serve as a zipline canopy tour through the forest and offer views of the surrounding mountains. She said the zipline...
Rocky Mountain National Park offers spectacular views

...system of trails south of Highway 36 is about 90 minutes from Estes Park. A park-and-ride shuttle lot is near the Bear Lake trailhead. We chose a roughly 6-mile (10-kilometer) route, steep and gravelly in spots, past serene Nymph Lake...

...the Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association's fish weir at Bear Lake. This counting station monitors the number of coho and...salt water of Resurrection Bay and the fresh water of Bear Lake. Caution is needed when visiting the weir, since the...
Blade Runner production. The turbine Herring chose is a common choice for the Kenai Peninsula. AWI helped Warren Johnson at Bear Lake Lodge get a grant for a similar turbine on a shorter pole. Herring said he chose his turbine in part because its design...

...water during the peak of the run. A good place to view salmon is at the Cook Inlet Aquaculture Association fish weir at Bear Lake. Increasingly, saltwater anglers are trying their luck with riggings geared toward the aggressive salmon sharks that...
Navigability decision made: DNR submits determination; Seward flood summit planned

...entering the Resurrection River. The upper two thirds of Salmon Creek, upstream from its confluence with Clear Creek to the Bear Lake Glacier, is non-navigable. Scott Ogan, a natural resource manager with DNR, said the state made its navigability...
Assembly OKs ballot measure for Bear Creek limits in the direction of Moose Pass, including such places as Old Exit Glacier Road, portions of Nash Road, and Bear Lake Road. Lowell Point is not included. Hal Spence can be reached at


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