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On the Trails: The many uses of urine

...some species of primates (the taxonomic group to which humans belong).Human campers sometimes urinate all around a camp site in hopes of deterring unwelcome four-footed visitors (although I don't think the efficacy of this boundary marking...
Empire Editorial: We should all do Bob Garrison proud

...trash pile too small to garner his attention and effort. Garrison organized substantial efforts to clean up harbors, camp sites, trails, back alleys and the Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge. He volunteered to supervise kids who needed to...
In the Stacks: New Alaskana

...their relocation. Using maps, archival materials and photographs, and oral histories, Mobley has pinned down the six camp sites from Funter Bay to Ward Lake, and documented what remains. Some have disintegrated into near-nothing while others...
Drive-up cabin a first for Ketchikan's Settler's Cove park

...Of course, there will be a picnic bench and a fire ring installed, too," she said.The cabin sits on a former camp site, chosen because it already had a foundation area installed. The site was previously used for small camp trailers, so...
Accumulated fragments: The Bear Man of Admiralty Island: Part 4

...hundreds of Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC) recruits were busy building tourist facilities up at the lakes. Cabins, camp sites, and a large tourist lodge were built along Lake Alexander by 1937.Hasselborg had gone back to trapping and hunting...
A campsite of one's own would be nice as well." Layton is improving the sites for long-term guests by installing a pair of posts at each camp site, on which a tent fly or tarp for a roof can be hung. He's also laying down shipping palettes to keep tent floors off...
Scout camp gets major upgrade "One campsite is now designated and designed specifically for special-needs kids," Crismore said. The new camp site is completely wheelchair accessible. It was designed with input from the local troops who have special-needs Scouts...
Timely timber sale

...the Couverden area. This is an area that has a lot of infrastructure in place - roads, a barge-loading facility and camp site. This provides a great opportunity for the Forest Service to advertise an economic timber sale, much needed by the timber...
Where a logging ban and local hopes collide

...could be developed for recreation. It will still be beautiful, but tamed. There will be picnic tables, rest rooms and camp sites. "I think it is a dandy opportunity," said Cliff Skillings, spokesman for Gateway Forest Products and president...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...was being operated by Diamond Bevegni, then 20. The weather was bad as the pair were traveling from North Douglas to a camp site on Little Suedla Island. Ellis said it was determined that the cause of death was drowning and the boy's remains...


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