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Tight Lines: The quiet alternative

...started early in Cooper Landing, peddling up the switchback-laden Quartz Creek Trail, on our way to its terminus at Crescent Lake. With his last bike being a Schwinn Stingray it took more than a little prodding, but I was glad he had agreed to...
Fly away to wilderness fishing

...River Lakes, Kustatan River and Crescent Lake, all within the Lake Clark Preserve...person. The 40-minute flight to Crescent Lake and River is $475 per person...they fly to Paradise Lake, Crescent Lake and Bench Lake. Dolly Varden...
Singletrack minds: New trail takes shape at Tsalteshi

...snowshoe trail. Schooley said having a singletrack at Tsalteshi adds variety like the trails at Resurrection Pass and Crescent Lake in Cooper Landing, which are popular among mountain bike riders. "I love doing community projects that promote the...
Louis Robert Ledda

...visiting Alaska in 1986 with Bob and his first visit was a 4 night camping trip turned into 8 nights due to weather at Crescent Lake. It was a trip complete with good fishing, bears in camp, depleted food stores and all the usual Alaska adventure...
(Un)dressing for the weather

...perfect gear for it.I think I first realized that I had acquired this trait during a June mountain bike trip up to Crescent Lake. I dressed for the ride just like I normally do - moisture-wicking base layer and a shirt made of some sort of performance...
Refuge Notebook: A hike a week challenege

...Russian Lakes Trail, Fuller Lakes Trail, Bean Creek Trail to Juneau Falls, Vista Trail, and Carter Lake Trail to Crescent Lake. All of these trails are surprisingly unique in their own way. This week I am looking forward to hiking Hideout Trail...
Perseverance rewarded on Carter Lake Trail

...very pretty, especially near Crescent Lake," said Elly Reichle of Minnesota...6 miles in length if going to Crescent Lake, or cut down to an even shorter...Carter Lake trailhead, and the Crescent Lake Cabin is another 4.5 miles beyond...
Lake fishing offers quiet escape on the Russian River, those inclined to serenity may find only loons for company while casting for grayling at Crescent Lake. There are hundreds of lakes on the Kenai Peninsula. Some, like Jean, Long and Johnson lakes, easily are reached...
Mountain trail open windows to the wilderness

...Creek, which is the drainage for Crescent Lake. The trail meets avalanche chutes...offers access to the other end of Crescent Lake. The trail head for this hike...Lake, which is on the way to Crescent Lake, is 2.3 miles and climbs about...
Couple and dogs rescued after being stranded in cabin by deep snow

...Anchorage, overdue when they didn't return to work Monday after a planned trip to a U.S. Forest Service cabin at Crescent Lake, the Alaska State Troopers said. The couple and a husky named Matanuska and a chow-shepherd mix named Mesa hiked...


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