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Activities for the whole family

...Road in Soldotna offers easy hiking trails and numerous interpretive programs. It offers one of only two national canoe systems in the country. Visitors can explore the waterways for day and overnight trips by taking out their own canoes or hiring...

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Refuge Notebook: Are we winning the war on invasives?

...remote public use cabins, the human footprint is mostly in the Skilak Lake area, the Swanson River and Swan Lake canoe systems, commercial oil and gas leases, the Refuge headquarters and Funny River Road area, and seismic lines spreading north...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-12-04/refuge-notebook-are-we-winning-t
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Will Troyer

...Refuge). From his Soldotna base, he did biological work and oversaw expansion of the Swan Lake and Swanson River canoe systems. In 1968, he was hired to survey Alaska's national wildlife refuges for areas to be included as Wilderness following...

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Refuge opens to snowmachine use

...include the Headquarters tract on Ski Hill Road, Skilak Loop Special Management Area, Swanson River and Swan Lake Canoe Systems, Wolf Lake pipeline corridor, and all areas above timberline except in the Caribou Hills. Users are encouraged to...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2013-12-17/refuge-opens-to-snowmachine-use
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Refuge opens to snowmachines

...include the Headquarters tract on Ski Hill Road, Skilak Loop Special Management Area, Swanson River and Swan Lake Canoe Systems, Wolf Lake pipeline corridor and areas above timberline, except in Caribou Hills. Users are encouraged to contact...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/120210/new_744626955.shtml
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Refuge areas open for Snowmachining

...include the Headquarters Area on Ski Hill Road, Skilak Loop Special Management Area, the Swanson River and Swan Lake Canoe Systems, the Wolf Lake Pipeline corridor, and areas above timberline, except Caribou Hills. New snowmachine users in the...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/010207/dispatch_0102dis002.shtml
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Family Activities

...hiking trails and numerous interpretive programs. In addition to hiking, the refuge offers one of only two national canoe systems in the country. Visitors can explore the waterways for day and overnight trips by taking out their own canoes or hiring...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/explore-the-kenai/activities/2012-01-02/family-activ
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30 years of Wilderness: Designation has helped define Kenai Peninsula

...he said. Although motorboats can slip through most rivers on the refuge, the machines are banned from certain canoe systems, he said. Johnston considered the exception a bit ironic. "You can actually go up to Tsutemena Lake with a standard...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/101110/new_718960679.shtml
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Myriad ice fishing opportunities exist at the Kenai wildlife refuge

...try. Please remember that snowmachine use is prohibited for accessing lakes within the Swanson River and Swan Lake canoe systems because these areas are set aside for non-motorized uses, such as dog mushing, snowshoeing and cross-country...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/022500/out_022500out010.shtml
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Family-friendly fun keeps everyone entertained

...National Wildlife Refuge The headquarters in Soldotna offers easy hiking trails as well as one of only two national canoe systems in the country. Visitors can explore the waterways for day and overnight trips by taking out their own canoes or hiring...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/020907/recguide_0209rec003.shtml

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