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Mendenhall River raft tour capsizes

A group of tourists rafting the Mendenhall River on Thursday afternoon...asked a booking agent about a river rafting adventure she'd seen online. The...People were screaming and the (rafting guide) was clearly not equipped to...
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...
Refuge Notebook: Bear Mountain Trail offers photo, berry-picking options

...You can watch from afar as ant-sized boats slowly make their way around Hinton's Knob after a long day of fishing or rafting. Looking for berries? Take a hike up the trail with basket in hand. There are plenty of raspberries, highbush cranberries...
Homer man wins Wilderness Classic

...people at the same time, just moving fast and seeing a bunch of country," he said.While about half the course involved rafting rivers, the first three days involved hiking. That meant Mumm averaged 40 to 50 miles a day, said Luc Mehl, one of the...
Spielberg puts a real, live dinosaur on screen

...eyes, sprawling and breathtaking, with five-star resort hotels and a monorail for touring the park. There are river rafting trips, safari tours, and even a petting zoo where the tots can actually ride a baby triceratops. But, as with any successful...
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Volunteers rehabilitate the Kenai River a nurse from Anchorage who said she had come to the Peninsula to work on the project and to spend the rest of the weekend rafting. She had previously worked with Stream Watch in building fences, but hadn't done shoreline revetment before. "It's...

...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...


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