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Family encounters persistant bear on Skilak Loop

...encounter the bear. The unseasonably warm temperatures and available food may have drawn it out, he said. The family hikes that trail two or three times a month during the winter and had an encounter with an aggressive brown bear a few years ago, he...
Soldotna man caught on camera in theft, pleads guilty

...from Wildwood Pretrial Facility. Bauman said the co-defendant case is complicated because of the other felony cases that trail. Espinoza has three open cases while Robson has four active felony cases. Espinoza's public defender Joy Hobart said...

...along the Homer Spit Road to Freight Dock Road, where it runs along the northeast side of the Homer Harbor.Part of that trail is paved, but near Ramp 3 it becomes a boardwalk to near Fish Dock Road. There the trail becomes paved again all the...

...Revenge jeep trail and noticed it was loose. The fossil was in a well-trafficked area, part of a set of prints on that trail that frequently are driven over, Isaacson said."He saw the print, and he didn't think it through - how serious...
Skiers take on Fuzzy Predator race

...course trails named wolf, bear, wolverine, goat and coyote. While goats may be fuzzy, they are not predators, so that trail section was renamed 'chupacabra' to stay within the demographic theme, said race organizer Mike Crawford. Originally...
Arellano wins low gross KGA; Jung, Dove win low net

...hole four. This is a big project. We will be dragging that trail and placing pit run gravel as a bed and then top dressing that trail with crushed rock. What a great improvement that will...
Refuge Notebook: When does 'close' become 'too close'?

...a cranky parent trying to wrangle two wild kids, you might feel quite crowded, while in all actuality, capacity on that trail was low. Your expectation was for a quiet, undisturbed hike. Your experience was compromised by somebody else who...
More trail options available for recreational use

...trail that has some steep hills off of Porcupine Trail that trail users bypass. Holt said Monday the trail is essentially...980 and 1,300 feet into Wolverine Trail so users of that trail can return to the parking lot without trekking through...
Skiing still good despite warm weather

...for skate skiing, trail groomer Dale Bakk said. He groomed the 5 kilometers of pool-side trails Wednesday night."That trail is in great shape," he said. "The snow softened up really well and we survived the warmth at the beginning of the...
Trails, city manager candidates on agenda

...say along the river, without thinking about how additional traffic is going to behave and without properly designing that trail to limit impact on the river ... then you could have a situation where the riverbank is degraded by increased traffic...


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