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Relaying wishes

After 563 miles of cycling, hiking, and rafting their way south across the state, the participants of the...year's 26-leg relay - his favorite part was the whitewater rafting down Six Mile Creek - but he also understands what it means...
Crash victim was an adventurer

Seth Holden's life was full of adventure. Whether it was climbing the highest mountain peaks, glacier hiking, or pack rafting, the 29-year-old Anchorage man was always pushing the limits. Holden, a 1999 Skyview High School graduate who was raised...
Another Bear Story or Two...

...were on a river that had dried up that summer and "thought "we were lost. We were young and very inexperienced at river rafting. After hours of going back "up" river, pulling a large inflatable raft, we spotted a cabin. Because it was late in the...
Cooper Landing

...birches. Cooper Landing is an easy day trip from Kenai, or a nice stopping point on a trip to Seward, Riverside lodges, rafting, guided fishing tours, and roadside shops form the businesses of many of the town's less than 400 residents. At the rest...

...their noses to the grindstone, but they saw some sights too.They have visited Yellowstone National Park, gone white water rafting and horseback riding, seen a rodeo, checked out the Park County Fair and visited Northwest College, Montana State University...

...backpacking and mountain climbing. Glenwood Adventure Co. will provide professional guides for activities including whitewater rafting, kayaking, horseback riding and ATV excursions.Steve Beckley, an Eagle Scout and the father of two Boy Scouts who with...
Duckies: Small rafts permit solo whitewater trips

...rafts run.Nate Pelton's North Creek Rafting Co. was the only outfitter offering ducky...C., about one-third of Paddle Inn Rafting's customers take their custom single...guided trip.Bob Rafferty at Adirondac Rafting Co. said he doesn't offer duckies on...
Another peril of the road: flat tires Murchison Falls." Both of us were looking forward to a boat cruise on the Nile River. We'd already nixed whitewater rafting on the Nile at Jinja because we heard the class 5 rapids almost guaranteed flipping. With my hip issues, I didn't want...
Avalanches cut off Valdez

...magnitude we probably have never seen before," Coffey said.The Lowe River is a whitewater stream with Class 4 and 5 rapids. Rafting companies use it in summer for trips, but usually in winter it's just a trickle, Valdez DOT Superintendent Robert Dunning...
Reimer, Route win 10K Run for the River

...Route, 34, said she is currently being sponsored by the company she works for - Alaska Rivers Company, a guided fishing and rafting tour - which helps her compete in local races. Jordan Theisen from Kenai won the five-kilometer race on Saturday, and Pam...


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