Forest Service asks campers to totally extinguish campfires

...Sines, a fire management officer with the Tongass National Forest, is asking recreationists to exercise a extra caution with campfires, especially in the northern half of the Tongass. Southeast Alaska has had an average summer with fair amounts of moisture...
Off the Beaten Path: In the shadow of Vitus Bering, part I

...a small group of men got water. The naturalist documented several animals and plants unknown in Eurasia. He found fresh campfires, tools and tracks of local inhabitants, but was forced back to the St. Peter before making contact.Steller noted bitterly...
'Deadliest chef' brings Alaska cred to TV pilot

...cooked his way from one adventure to another, in institutional kitchens, in swanky private ones. Atop wood stoves and over campfires. On oil rigs, boats and trains. He's fed 'em all - drillers, miners, construction crews, firefighters, cannery workers...
Michael Arnold Angelo

...Alaska's Department of Transportation. He loved traveling with his family, pulling practical jokes, gardening, having campfires, taking long drives, and telling stories and jokes. He was also a published author of an e-book titled "Tales of Crazy...
Pancakes that bring the campfire to breakfast

...vacation that generally ended every evening with s'mores by a campfire, I decided to sort out a way to start every day with them, too. Except that I didn't want to build a campfire quite that early. And if I could do it without all the sugar-induced...
Gov. declares April 11-17 as 'Wildland Fire Prevention and Preparedness Week'

...general public includes: ? Prevent: Remember, it only takes one spark to start a fire, whether it's from an unattended campfire or debris burn, a trailer chain dragging on the roadway, a faulty exhaust system on an ATV, or a discarded cigarette butt...
Photo: Aurora hunters

Paul Gloe uses the light of a campfire to adjust the settings on his camera as he takes pictures of the aurora borealis near Skaters' Cabin at Mendenhall Lake in Juneau on Saturday.
Off the Beaten Path: Get off that iPhone and eat a worm

...doesn't do justice to how brutal the weather, topography and ocean can be, it's an ideal setting for getting outdoors.A campfire, a berry picking expedition, planting a garden, a few hours fishing or a walk on the Airport Dike Trail to look for birds...
Educator Spotlight: Molly Box

...One of my favorite things to do is to go out on the water in our skiff. I love to camp on Shelter Island and sit around a campfire with family and friends. I will never get tired of being on the water with the possibility of seeing wildlife in Alaska...
University of Alaska Fairbanks to host forest fair

...individuals participating in various competitions.UAF officials say there will be contests in such skills as log rolling, campfire building and ax throwing.The competition is scheduled to begin at 10 a.m. at the Fairbanks Experiment Farm. At about...


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