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What others say: Rain makes good judgement imperative on Interior waters

It's been almost hard to recognize the Chena River this summer. Usually an easygoing stream that meanders through town lazily, the river this season has been transformed by persistent...
Summer in Alaska all about multi-tasking

...Angel Creek Hillside Trail in the Chena River State Recreation Area (see's for Arctic grayling in the Chena River, rainbow trout in Quartz Lake...stand-up paddleboarding on the Chena River. Yet another newbie. Stand-up...
Outdoors that houses the pioneers of the beginning of aviation era in Alaska. How about a beautiful boat ride down the Chena River Our summer visitors from the Lower 48 states get a peek at our home-style Alaska living. The first thing most of...
What others say: Agreement between Fairbanks, railroad makes sense path on the north side of the Chena River.A review of the proposal shows...lengthy and continual path - the Chena River Walk - along nature's centerpiece...doesn't come to that. A unified Chena River Walk would be a great asset for...
Alaska has lots to offer in wintertime the grid isn't all that difficult. So, whether it's in the White Mountains National Recreation Area or the Chena River State Recreation Area, I'm going for maybe even on a glacier somewhere (see #19 below).6) Attract some new...
An Outdoor View: The first king

...home at age 17 to join the Air Force, I did a little fishing, but nothing serious. I fished for grayling where the Chena River runs past Ladd Air Force Base, outside Fairbanks. I fished off piers in California, and caught fish no bigger than...

...start and finish of the Yukon Quest International Sled Dog Race.Unseasonably warm temperatures has made ice on the Chena River in downtown Fairbanks too unstable to have the race start there Saturday. Temperatures in the mid-40s last week has...
Safety on the water

...Eighty percent of the boaters who drowned were using vessels less than 20 feet in length. Having flipped a kayak in the Chena River in Fairbanks right after ice-out, I know how quickly cold water can numb your body and make you utterly helpless...
Moore wins Yukon Quest

...News-Miner.A small group of race officials and spectators greeted Moore in the predawn darkness at the finish line on the Chena River in downtown Fairbanks. Among them was Moore's wife, veteran Iditarod Trail Sled Dog Race musher Aliy Zirkle, who...
Bears keep bullying hikers in Interior

...find the duo displaying the same type of behavior they have been exhibiting toward hikers on a popular trail in the Chena River State Recreation Area. "If they come up and challenge them, I told them to go ahead and (kill) them," Brooks...


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