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Off the Beaten Path: The ghost of Allen Hasselborg

...of stories mostly about brown bear hunting, Admiralty Island and conservation. Young, an accomplished woodsman and bear guide, inspired me nearly as much as Hasselborg. Later, I found a copy of John R. Howe's well researched biography on...
At Wrangell, the cause for a grin is a bear

...your ground against a curious bear.Among those listening to Hechtel speak in Wrangell's Nolan Center was Pack Creek bear guide Ken Leghorn. Though Leghorn had more experience than most in the audience, he said Bearfest is a valuable resource...
Tongass sets limits for commercial guides, outfitters

...operations along the northern reaches of the forest's shoreline. Private outfitters like Chris Erickson, a Hoonah bear guide, were struggling Friday to understand how the decision, announced in a several-hundred-page document last week...
Haines: Game Board to look at bear baiting

...suggested by the Department of Fish and Game, caps the number of nonresident brown bear hunts at 12 per year. Longtime bear guide Al Gilliam submitted the proposal to ban baiting. "It should be illegal to bait bears," he said this week, noting...
My Turn: No need to revise history

...utopia at his dad's logging operation. Read Brown Bear Guide Ralph Young's books such as "My Lost Wilderness...on a plane to Petersburg where I met Ralph Young, the bear guide who wanted to beat me up for being a logger. I believe...

...every Wednesday, Juneau Senior Center. Details: Betty, 463-6176. Steve Henrikson lecture, "Bales of Alaska: Bear Guide, Author, Curio Collector, and Interpreter of Alaska," noon, Alaska State Museum. Presentation will summarize Louis...
Library, Archives and Museums to offer lunchtime lecture series

...special selection of weavings from the museum collection will be available for viewing. Feb. 2: "Bales of Alaska: Bear Guide, Author, Curio Collector, and Interpreter of Alaska," with Steve Henrikson Louis L. Bales (ca. 1859- 1929...
Kodiak pilot - and his plane - a staple on Kodiak island

...aircraft."So many people see his plane, see pictures of it, and want to fly in it," said Jo Murphy, who serves as a bear guide for the flying service.She said the aircraft's history - it operated in World War II and performed antisubmarine...
I went where bears were not

...cook from Los Angeles, and their families or significant others.And we were being led by Alaskan professionals: a bear guide with a wealth of knowledge, not only of bears, but of the environment bears on Admiralty Island exist in; a retired...


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