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Soldotna man dies after pinned under 4-wheeler

...Ninilchik area.Troopers say they were notified Monday evening that a deceased man was pinned under the 4-wheeler in the Caribou Hills trail system.Troopers say Donald Burns Jr. had been riding on the Waterhole Trail and was trying to avoid deep mud...

...the day, he said. Fire crews are strengthening lines along the fire's western and southwestern borders to protect Caribou Hills recreational area. Fire and park officials hope the lightning-caused fire will eat through the beetle-killed spruce...
Outdoors Digest

...taken have been young spike-fork bulls. In a swampy area around 3 p.m. on the last day of hunting season in the Caribou Hills he was greeted by a spectacular sight. "About 60 yards away a big bull had just come out of the woods and was walking...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Saturday. There's no snow in the lower elevations, said race official Nema Arndt. The race, which is run in the Caribou Hills, begins at 150 feet above sea level and rises to 3,000 feet. "We'll see what Mother Nature does with the snow...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...was moving forward. Ten snowmachines from Homer and three more from the Clam Gulch area were scheduled to probe the Caribou Hills for Rod Boyce, who works as city editor for the Fairbanks Daily NewsMiner. Boyce, 38, was last seen shortly after...
Packing a few extra items can prevent a tragedy in backcountry

...Resurrection Trail, or mushing in the Caribou Hills, all outdoor recreationists should...someone you are snowmachining in the Caribou Hills on Saturday and you'll be back...storm in the high country of the Caribou Hills. For shelter, Wilson recommended...
Southcentral fires burn out of control

...were destroyed. The Ninilchik 40 Subdivision and the Caribou Hills Recreation Area were ordered evacuated, but Kris Eriksen...Officials worked Friday morning to assess damage. The Caribou Hills Fire remained 14 miles east of Ninilchik and was not...
Alaska Digest

...Kenai Peninsula. The fire has burgeoned to 81 square miles since Tuesday, consuming 35 far-flung cabins in the Caribou Hills, state fire information officials said. Forty other structures, including sheds and outhouses, also were lost in...
Alaska Digest

...part of the costs of fighting the Caribou Hills fire on the Kenai Peninsula...the agency determined that the Caribou Hills fire constitutes a major disaster...Firefighting efforts at the Caribou Hills fire have cost more than $1...
Mushers from around world plan for Iditarod

...take care of dogs," said the elder Osmar, owner of Alaska Personal Journeys, dog mushing adventures through the Caribou Hills near the Kenai National Wildlife Refuge. McDonald trained last year with Osmar in Clam Gulch with a team Osmar supplied...


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