Forest Service plans to close 10 low-use cabins

...National Forest, citing budget constraints.The agency also plans to convert the Distin Lake Cabin, located in Admiralty Island National Monument, to a three-sided shelter and to continue renting Checats Lake Cabin, provided it remains in...
Welcome to the bear show

...sun-drenched kayak trip at Admiralty Island's Windfall Harbor. We squinted...Creek, a bear-viewing area on Admiralty Island - not to mention Pack Creek...mile into Windfall Harbor, off Admiralty Island, and set up our tents."Want...
Deer outlook, reports positive

...Juneau-based hunter Darrel Wetherall hunted on Admiralty Island on opening day. "Deer populations look relatively...Juneau-based hunter Mike Janes hunted in the alpine on Admiralty Island after opening day. "The next week (after opening...
Southeast Adventure: Observation Loop

...girlfriend, who, sadly, couldn't make it) my boyfriend Bjorn and I had taken Chip kayaking in Tracy Arm and at Admiralty Island in the pouring rain.But I was quite happy when Day Eight of Operation Move to Alaska, a.k.a MtA, dawned bright...
Photos: Exploring Pack Creek

A mother brown bear and cub feed on grasses at Pack Creek on Admiralty Island.
Public Libraries' Summer Reading Program book review winners, week six "Wild Man Island" by Will Hobbs. He wrote, "One fascinating part of this book is that it takes place on Admiralty Island." Sarah Wilkinson, age 6, won a gift certificate to Hearthside Books. She read "Tip Toe Joe" by Ginger Foglesong...
Fourth of July Schedule

...Consignment Shop, Pioneers of Alaska Igloo #6, Bobcat of Juneau, U.S. Forest Service- Juneau Ranger District/Admiralty Island, Shoefly Alaska, Gold Rush Sled Dog Tours, Spongebob, Juneau Dance Theatre, Juneau Pay-it Forward, Cub Scouts...
A Southeast Adventure: Kayaking Tracy Arm kept walking the beach, scraping up barnacles, a sharp contrast to the salmon-fed bears we'd later see at Admiralty Island.We camped that night in Williams Cove to the eerie sound of mew gulls (so named because it sounds like they're...
Perseverance to hold workshop weekend

...Hendricksen Building Room 113. Directed by Bostin Christopher. Joel Bennett is a local filmmaker whose works include "Admiralty Island Fortress of the Bear" and the History Channel's "Tougher in Alaska." Sunday, July 20: "Our Voices Will Be...
Transportation plan calls for expansion

...current travel needs and latent travel demand; reduce the community's isolation; provide improved access to the Admiralty Island National Monument; and support economic development by providing opportunities for employment and growth," according...


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