Kayaking classes take off at Skyview pool

...years. Today on the Kenai Peninsula, kayaking is among the fastest growing recreational...Academy (IPA) an instructional sea kayaking school based in the Central Kenai Peninsula...graduating from Homer High I started kayaking while going to chiropractor school in...

Search suspended for missing Kasilof kayaker

...search for a Kasilof man, who went out kayaking in the Cook Inlet near the Kasilof River...Tuesday. Troopers believe he went kayaking sometime between 8 a.m. and 4 p...who enjoyed adventurous activities like kayaking in the Cook Inlet. He said his brother...

Here's the Thing: Summertime is on your side

...hot, and I want s'more. As I glance at social media, my Alaskan buddies are posting breath taking pictures of camping, kayaking, and nature hikes. I haven't gone camping yet, but it's on the agenda. There is a tiny nagging fear that I'll need...


...blocked by toppled trees. It was a far cry from the way tourists in popular parts of Hawaii spent their Saturday - sunbathing, kayaking and otherwise back to paradise despite an overcast sky."It's like camping right now," Lamkin said from a cellphone he...

Linn Plous

...for her favorite holidays, Halloween, and Christmas. Linn lived a rich life full of books, crossword puzzles, travel, kayaking, cooking and turning out ingenious crafts from jewelry to knitted scarves, stamped paper items and concrete leaf-imprinted...

Harbor seal takes up kayaking in Prince William Sound

...it's interesting to have a seal hang out with me and have the opportunity to observe one so close. The seal became my kayaking buddy for a few hours.'' And that is exactly what's so worrisome, said Kaja Brix, a wildlife biologist with the National...

Kenai Peninsula tourism evolves under pressure

...attempting to cultivate an outside interest in the area's other recreations, she said. Wildlife viewing, zip lining, kayaking and glacier tours are becoming more of a marketing focus, Hamrick said. Fishermen know about the Kenai Peninsula, Hamrick...

Taking the Plunge: Kayakers claim first known descent of Douglas Island falls

...It's one thing to enjoy a leisurely sea kayaking experience in Southeast Alaska, but...average man. "Doug and I have been kayaking for 20 years together," he said...in Alaska's whitewater. "I started kayaking 20 years ago in Denali National Park...

Some funding should be dedicated to wildlife, wild places

...I live in Alaska because I love the beauty of this state. I love enjoying the outdoors by camping, hiking, fishing, and kayaking. I am concerned about the changes predicted, not to mention the ones we are seeing due to climate change, mean for these...

Dana Ray Bachiochi

...35 years.Dana enjoyed bible study, swimming, baseball, football, painting, pottery, gardening, horseback riding, kayaking and fishing halibut and salmon. He loved cooking for large groups and made amazing spaghetti sauce. He loved the outdoors...



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