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Search suspended for missing Kasilof kayaker

...Wednesday, but no other signs of the kayaker were found. The trooper boat Augustine...out to the family members of the missing kayaker." A Coast Guard Air Station Kodiak MH-60...He said his brother was an experienced kayaker, but it still drove the family crazy...
Kayaker turns over in rapids

...personal flotation device saved the life of a kayaker who flipped over in the Naptowne Rapids...the Kenai River on Tuesday morning. The kayaker, who is still unidentified, made it...Central Emergency Services, said the kayaker flipped over at Mile 18 of the Kenai River...
Kasilof kayaker develops carry-all accessory

...raft towing system. Much like a pulk used by skiers to haul gear in winter, his system includes a waist belt, worn by a kayaker, that has two poles leading back to an inflatable pack raft that can be disassembled and put into a bag when not being used...
Body of missing kayaker recovered in Prince William Sound

WHITTIER, Alaska (AP) -- The body of a missing kayaker was recovered Wednesday from Black Stone Bay in Prince William Sound. Michael McGovern, 38, of Baltimore, had been missing...
Taking the Plunge: Kayakers claim first known descent of Douglas Island falls

...Freeman said given the number of river kayakers in Juneau, another descent would have...found a small contingent of whitewater kayakers looking for similar thrills. It was...rapids are generally for very experienced kayakers. But upper Fish Creek is roughly a quarter-mile...

...rush prospectors for whom Seward was Mile 0 of the famous Iditarod Trail, and today for the fishers, cruise ship operators, kayakers, and marine researchers who use Seward as a base. Seward still serves a gateway for visitors to Alaska, and for many it...
An Outdoor View: Fishing 2015

...or by water taxi. Extreme tides expose mussels on some of the rocks. Water taxis can be useful for several activities. Kayakers and campers use them for accessing Prince William sound and the south side of Kachemak Bay. Some water taxi outfits have rental...
Stranded harbor seal pup released in Juneau the wild off a Kodiak Island beach. The seal was released Wednesday by representatives of the Alaska SeaLife Center.A kayaker in June spotted the seal on an island in Kalsin Bay. Gulls were pecking at the 4-day-old pup, which still had its umbilical...
Kayaking classes take off at Skyview pool

...enjoy it safely, its popularity here on the Peninsula, without the training has created an increased risk for inexperienced kayakers, so seeing the need I went forth to get my certifications so I could step into the void with adequate skills to teach others...
Packrafting sees boom in popularity

...said Bosse, who works as Northern Rockies director for American Rivers in Bozeman. The opposite is true for rafters and kayakers, for whom land is a barrier."In the wilderness, you either travel by land or you travel by water," Bosse said. "With...


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