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Silvers warming, Dolly Varden red hot

...Varden - a type of char. "I think it's a thermal barrier. Quartz Creek has very cold water that comes down out of Crescent Lake, we just don't see the rainbow numbers up there," he said. "Dolly are a cold water species, so that's what...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-12
Fishing
Hungry grayling await ambitious anglers

...We've even caught them on gum wrappers." On Crescent Lake in the Chugach National Forest, the grayling school...with Alaska Troutfitters, said a larger grayling on Crescent Lake could be 22 inches. "Bench Lake is notorious for having...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-07-08/hungry-grayling-await-ambitious-
Fishing
Tight Lines: Access great backcountry angling via bicycle

...or any variety of small lure. Crescent Creek Trail Crescent Lake, a designated "trophy" grayling lake, is reached...black gnat, mosquito, and Adams included. Winds on Crescent Lake can make fishing difficult. This may be a good time...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-03-18/tight-lines-access-great-backcou
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Moose Pass

...Lake. The three and a half mile Carter Lake Trail leads hikers to its namesake mountain lake, as well as the nearby Crescent Lake. For more information about campgrounds available within Chugach National Forest, click here, and for trail information...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/explore-the-kenai/places/moose-pass
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Fly Out 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...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/explore-the-kenai/information/fly-out-fishing
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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...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-10-15/tight-lines-the-quiet-alternativ
Outdoors
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...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-07-03/singletrack-mind
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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...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-13/fly-away-to-wilderness-fishing
Fishing
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...

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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...

http://www.peninsulaclarion.com/stories/021711/fis_787066586.shtml
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