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Hunter rescued after kayak capsizes on Skilak Lake

...earlier this month during a trip to Skilak Lake. But he found his fortunes reversed...Manlick had made the trip across Skilak Lake by kayak a few times before, he...McConnell said of crossing Skilak Lake. "It could have ended up much...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-10-26/hunter-rescued
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Skilak bear's cubs not found, have chance of survival

...when his brother, Roger, shot it with a high-powered rifle. It was found about 100 yards from the attack site near Skilak Lake.Evidence from the dead bear and testimony from the hunters were used to determine that the cubs are at least yearlings...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-25/skilak-bears-cubs-not-found-have-cha
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Bear involved in mauling found dead

The brown bear that mauled a moose hunter near Skilak Lake on Tuesday has been found dead following investigation...Roger, about a mile from the Doroshin Bay Cabin near Skilak Lake. "They'd actually set their camp up on the south...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-24/investigators-find-bear-involved-in-
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Pioneer Potluck: About Alaskans

...River close by, or the Little Susitna (Little Sue) a 6 hour drive. Or lake fishing on Kenai Lake, Tustamena or Skilak Lake. If you get home by midnight, not to worry it is still daylight.. Or a trip to the big county fair in Ninilchik...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/arts-entertainment/food/2015-09-22/about-alaskans
Food
Texas man recovering following bear attack

A Texas man mauled by a brown bear near Skilak Lake Tuesday night is recovering at Central Peninsula Hospital from what troopers have called serious injuries.Troopers say Gregory...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-23/texas-man-recovering-following-bear-
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Refuge Notebook: Bear Mountain Trail offers photo, berry-picking options

...bring it out to Bear Mountain Trail at mile six of the Skilak Lake Road in Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. Bear Mountain...As you climb you will experience stunning views of Skilak Lake. From the top, on a clear day, you can see as far...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-08-20/refuge-notebook-bear-mountain-tr
Outdoors
Rising water causes flood advisory, takes dock down Kenai River

...advisory is in place for the river from Kenai Lake to Skilak Lake until 6:45 p.m. on Friday, according to the National...concern is for low-lying areas on the river's edge near Skilak Lake."You can get your feet wet," Moran said. Water...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-09-03/rising-water-causes-flood-advisory-t
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Refuge Notebook: After the fire

...from the lightning-caused 2005 King County Creek fire checked spread of the Funny River fire as it moved east toward Skilak Lake. Similarly, a large portion of the 2009 Shanta Creek fire did not burn as the Funny River fire encroached upon that...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-08-27/refuge-notebook-after-the-fire
Outdoors
Fishing report: Enjoy the sunshine and the silvers

...Peninsula," said he was fishing the Kenai River below Skilak Lake last weekend and had good success targeting rainbow trout...being caught all the way from the mouth of the river to Skilak Lake.Reports indicate early morning is still the best time...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-08-26/fishing-report-enjoy-the-sunshin
Outdoors
Silvers warming, Dolly Varden red hot

...and aren't real active." Despite the unseasonable heat, Begich said anglers are still catching coho upriver at Skilak Lake, just not yet in any sizeable numbers. "Probably it's going to take a change in the weather. We need a few rainy...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-08-12
Fishing

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