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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...
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...
(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...
Tight Lines: And now for something completely different

...action can be good, especially if you have access to a float-tube and you're willing to lug it up the mountain. Crescent Lake also offers good grayling fishing. The hike into the lake is a little longer -- about 6 miles one way. Ride in on...
Refuge Notebook: Ptarmigan on the Kenai Peninsula

...odd places like Ski Hill Road or along the Soldotna airport fence. But a friend of mine, who I skied with through Crescent Lake recently, was unaware that there are three ptarmigan species on the Kenai despite the fact that he grew up here...
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...
Between runs, cast a fly for trout you're sitting there in a boat a lot," he said. He also recommends fishing for grayling at Fuller and Crescent lakes with dry flys. "They're high mountain lakes so the fish are hungry all the time," he said. "The bugs haven't...
Head for the hills between runs

...inhabit them are active through the summer, despite the heat. Atcheson recommended visiting places like Fuller Lake, Crescent Lake, Carter Lake or Bench Lake for grayling and rainbow trout fishing. "Since they're high mountain lakes, it's...


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