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Tight Lines: Access great backcountry angling via bicycle

...hikers and mountain bikers, runs between the villages of Cooper Landing and Hope as it winds through the picturesque Kenai Mountains. If you head north from Cooper Landing, the first fishing locale is Trout Lake, six miles from the start of the...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-03-18/tight-lines-access-great-backcou
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Game board authorizes cow, roadside hunts for parts of peninsula

...told board members that moose populations in 15C - which has a northern boundary near Kasilof and runs east to the Kenai mountains, then south to encompass the Chugach Islands - has seen steady if not growing numbers of moose. This was, in part...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-03-18/game-board-authorizes-cow-roadside-h
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Homer

...Spit, a terminal moraine composed of sand, gravel, coal and other debris left by a glacier retreating from the Kenai Mountains. Today the spit is home to Homer's freight and recreational boat harbors, as well as a complex of boardwalks...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/explore-the-kenai/places/homer
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Trails

...of mud. After reaching the higher elevations past Upper Fuller Lake, hikers are afforded extensive views of the Kenai Mountains. Look for Dall sheep on these ridges and beaver and waterfowl in the lakes themselves. How to find it: Look for...

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Refuge Notebook: Following the Alaska dream

...conveniences, they discovered the benefits of new friends, more time for each other, and the beautiful scenery of the Kenai Mountains and Skilak Lake. This book won a 2014 Next Generation Indie Book Awards/Memoir and also was an award-winning...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-02-05/refuge-notebook-following-the-al
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Refuge Notebook: What do caribou and wood bison have in common?

...This seed population became the Kenai Mountain herd which now ranges over Chickaloon...a success. The Killey River, Kenai Mountain and Fox River herds provide hunting...conversion. Alpine tundra in the Kenai Mountains show strong signals of upslope...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-01-22/refuge-notebook-what-do-caribou-
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Refuge Notebook: Celebrating marmots

...alpine habitats south of the Yukon River including our Kenai Mountains. Hoary marmots (Marmota caligata), sometimes called...However, treeline has risen 50 meters on average in the Kenai Mountains in the past 50 years due to a warming climate. While...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-01-08/refuge-notebook-celebrating-marm
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HEA pitches its reworked Grant Lake project in Moose Pass

...results and associated positive and negative impacts to the project area." Grant Lake sits above Moose Pass in the Kenai Mountain range and releases its water into nearby Trail Lake through the steep and swift-flowing Grant Creek. HEA's current...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-11-13
News
Hunters advised to know regulations before taking shot

...allowed to hunt the herds in the Kenai Mountains, Killey River and Fox River. The season for the Kenai Mountain herd runs from Aug. 10 to Dec...for most of September in the Kenai Mountains. He has a hunting permit for...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-08-21/hunters-advised-to-know-regulations-
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Refuge Notebook: Spruce mast events - feast or famine

...and perhaps further on to the mainland. Spruce trees across the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge from Kasilof to the Kenai Mountains bear especially heavy loads of cones right now. I also obtained reports of heavy cone loads in Interior Alaska and...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2014-08-14/refuge-notebook-spruce-mast-even
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