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Juneau's Hidden History: "Three Dam Hikes"

...dams is the 5th Street Douglas Dam. It is located on Bear Creek, behind 5th Street in Douglas. The best place to access...pull-out and you will see a trail that heads south to Bear Creek. After a minute or two walking in the woods down the...
Residents prepare to evacuate as fire grows

...crossing Funny River Road by creating a bulldozer line, Nelson said.On the southeast perimeter, the fire is 3 miles from Bear Creek where a group of remote-access cabins sit on Tustumena Lake. Fire crews are working to protect those cabins.Homer...
Volunteer dep't moves into new building

...weekend of May was a milestone for the Bear Creek Volunteer Fire Department as they...Peninsula Borough inspectors cleared the Bear Creek Multi-Use Facility for occupancy...first community meeting center. Bear Creek volunteers spent part of their year's...
Kenai teenager survives mauling by brown bear

ANCHORAGE - A Kasilof teenager on his first bear hunt near Bear Creek ended up being hunted by a bear. Cody Williams, 17, is recovering from a broken hand, puncture wounds and gashes after he was...
Businesses fight paving roads in Tongass forest jeopardized by both Tongass clearcuts and "the roads that come with it," said Mark Kaelke, who owns Juneau's Bear Creek Outfitters, on Monday. Kaelke and the other business owners are joining with two Outside legislators, national taxpayer...
Mt. Robert Barron foils another summit attempt

...hour and 20 minutes to paddle to Bear Creek, and we arrived just as the sun...time. It was a pleasant hike along Bear Creek. The trail was in good shape, then spend another night at Bear Creek, or paddle across Stephens Pass...
Pushing beyond Perseverance Trail

...which Trail Mix crew members originally dubbed the Bear Creek Trail. The name changed when some community members pointed out the existence of another Bear Creek Trail behind Gastineau Elementary School. Trail Mix...
Protecting the Paths

...which is funded by revenue from the passenger fee leveled on cruise ship passengers - also has been done on the smaller Bear Creek Trail created as an alternative route when the old bridge washed out, King said. The trail - also known as the Red...
Why single out tour operators?

...their pricing information? The framers of this measure have overstepped both the bounds of necessity and reality with their disclosure requirement. I urge you to oppose Ballot Measure 2 on Tuesday. Mark Kaelke Bear Creek Outfitters Juneau
Northwest Digest

...people, troopers said. Searchers encountered two black bears as they looked for the boy. Searchers from Seward Fire and Bear Creek Fire departments used thermal imagers. Other searchers used all-terrain vehicles and a tracking dog. Closure threatens...


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