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Learning for Life: 4-H working to raise awareness of responsible public lands use

...waste appropriately so we can all enjoy the beach together. For those using our many campground, please clean-up your camp sites. In August 4-H clubs across the peninsula will be cleaning litter from our public highways, beaches and lands. You...

...detector lights put in," Warner said. She added that she last saw Gonzalez about a year and a half ago at a nearby camp site, where he was apparently living with his two dogs.Attempts to reach Gonzalez or his relatives by phone were unsuccessful...
Refuge Notebook: Hidden Lake Campground - a 'hidden gem' on the Kenai Refuge, hardened tent surface, fire grate, and picnic table. Now, as the largest Kenai Refuge campground with 44 camp sites, handicapped accessibility, picnic areas, and a boat launch, it receives the most camping use within the Refuge...
Refuge Notebook: When does 'close' become 'too close'? a personal perception, and depends somewhat on personal characteristics and situational variables. For instance, camp sites located near one another, even when they are all occupied, may not necessarily trigger a feeling of crowding. However...
Northwest Forest Pass here to stay -- for now

...Northwest Forest Pass now required at hundreds of national forest trailheads, picnic areas, boat launches, rustic camp sites and visitor centers around the state. Another active hiker, Zane Smith, has the opposite view of the 5-year-old...
Troopers say Kenai brown bear shooting was justified the weekend shooting of a brown bear, Alaska State Troopers said Tuesday. Sigfredo Casiano, 28, was hiking to a camp site near Swanson River Road Sunday morning when he heard a noise in nearby woods. Initially, Casiano thought a moose was...
Walking through the wildflowers at Kenai National Wildlife Refuge

...Driving east from Soldotna takes about 1 hour to reach the campground.) Meet at the trailhead across from Skyview Camp Site No. 7. Dress for the weather, wear comfortable hiking shoes, and please, no dogs. Pre-registration is not required...
Refuge Notebook: Wilderness through a refuge intern's eyes

...many reservations per calendar day. These regulations help reduce impacts to the environment, ensure everyone gets a camp site, and keep the solitude for the BWCAW. The Swanson River/Swan Lake Wilderness is managed differently than other Wilderness...


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