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Skilak Lake Loop Road reopened

Thursday, 1 p.m.: The west entrance to the Skilak Lake Loop Road has reopened, said Division of Forestry...Information Officer Andy Alexandrou. The boat launch on Skilak Lake and the Lower Skilak Lake Campground have reopened as well, he said...

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Temporary closure for Skilak Lake Road

Skilak Lake Road, the gravel road that leads from the Sterling Highway to recreation areas at Bottenintinin, Skilak, Engineer, Lower Ohmer and Hidden lakes, was closed on Thursday morning by the Alaska Department of Transportation. According...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-07/department-of-transportation-closes-
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Part of Skilak Lake Road Open

A portion of the closed Skilak Lake Road, the gravel road connecting the Sterling Highway to recreation...from the west entrance approximately 9 miles, as far as the Upper Skilak Lake campground. Department of Transportation Public Information...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2015-05-12/part-of-skilak-lake-road-open
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Refuge Notebook: Bear Mountain Trail offers photo, berry-picking options

...Bear Mountain Trail at mile six of the Skilak Lake Road in Kenai National Wildlife Refuge...is one of the least hiked trails in the Skilak Wildlife Recreation Area. For some unknown...you will experience stunning views of Skilak Lake. From the top, on a clear day...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-08-20/refuge-notebook-bear-mountain-tr
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Feds halt Skilak area hunting and trapping

Beginning Nov. 10 the Skilak wildlife Recreation Area will be permanently...junction of the Sterling Highway and the Skilak Loop Road, heads south to the south...of the river to its confluence with Skilak Lake, curves west along the north shore...

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Four rescued from Skilak Glacier plane crash

...Guard rescued four men after a plane went down at the foot of Skilak Glacier Tuesday night.The four men, passengers Reid Nelson...with the other half over glacial silt, about one mile from Skilak Lake."They had a campfire going so we were able to find them...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-30/four-rescued-from-skilak-glacier-pla
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Four men rescued from Skilak Glacier plane crash

...Guard rescued four men after a plane went down at the bottom of Skilak Glacier Tuesday night. The four men, passengers Reid Nelson...with the other half over glacial silt, about one mile from Skilak Lake. "They had a campfire going so we were able to find them...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/news/2014-04-30/four-men-rescued-from-skilak-glacier
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Skilak Glacier dam lake releases; no flooding expected

According to the National Weather Service, the Skilak Glacier dam lake appears to be releasing. No flooding is...and no rainfall is expected through Wednesday. Levels from Skilak Lake downstream to Soldotna will continue to rise through...

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Refuge Notebook: At a loss for what to do? Camping opportunitites galore

...listening to a babbling creek in Upper Skilak Campground, watching a colony of beavers...in the biggest fish of your life out on Skilak Lake, the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge...larger campgrounds at Hidden Lake and Upper Skilak Lake where you will never pay any more...

http://peninsulaclarion.com/outdoors/2015-07-23/refuge-notebook-at-a-loss-for-wh
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Card Street fire moves east into Skilak area

...by evacuation will continue. Bulldozer lines have been created from Aspen Road to Bottenintnin Lake, and from the lake to Skilak Lake Loop Road. The lines are an attempt to prevent the fire from backtracking on itself should the wind shift directions...

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