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19 passengers minorly injured

...railroad station in northwestern British Columbia, and Bennett, an abandoned town at the end of the White Pass and Chilkoot Trails. The train picks up hikers and takes them back to Skagway. It also goes to Carcross in Yukon on Bennett Lake.In...
Flooding threat tips to southeast Alaska

...flood warning for the Taiya River, and says the river crested Saturday at 18 feet. The National Park Service closed Chilkoot Trail for 24 hours and area campgrounds were expected to be affected.In Fairbanks, Goldstream Creek flooded late Thursday...
Peterson to receive Eagle Scout rank

...complete but 40 hours to plan, design and fund. Peterson's most memorable scouting activities have been hiking the Chilkoot trail, canoeing on the Yukon River, climbing Mt. Edgcumbe and winter camping at Dan Moeller cabin. Peterson is a senior...
Runners set fast pace at Cameron Clark

...round. He participated in and won many trail and road races with the Southeast Road Runners and was preparing for a Chilkoot Trail hike with his scout troop. He was also close to achieving the rank of Eagle Scout.His father, Zane Clark, ran...
Five good (Alaskan) reads

...simplicity. ? "Steam Laundry: poems" by Nichole Stellon O'DonnellFrom San Francisco to Skagway up over the Chilkoot Trail and on to Dawson, "Steam Laundry" is a unique portrait of a family's journey to Alaska during the Gold...
Southeast residents named to state boards

...of Skagway, was appointed to serve on the State Officers Compensation Commission.She is owner and operator of Chilkoot Trail Outpost and is former director of the Skagway Chamber of Commerce. Hosford has also served on the Southeast Conference...
A century of stories

...a reference to the area's traditional - and current - role as a place to begin the long trek into Canada via the Chilkoot Trail.)From these stories about Dyea and its history, Brady moves into the story of Skagway itself, a city that basically...
Enter to win a hike on the Chilkoot Trail

...trip for 10 Southeast Alaska teens to backpack the Chilkoot Trail. The hikers will be accompanied by National Park...choice that expresses their interest in hiking the Chilkoot Trail. Applicants may submit a wide variety of art forms...
Local scouts summit Mount Edgecumbe the last five years we have sea kayaked to Pack Creek, explored the caves of Prince of Wales Island, hiked the Chilkoot Trail and canoed 200 miles down the Yukon River. The main expenses on the Mount Edgecumbe trip are the ferry to Sitka and...
Tying the knot

...Just living life like they want to live it, and defining success on their terms."Marysia Szymkowiak has run the Chilkoot trail, among other adventures."I just hope for a great continuation of the present beautiful relationship that they...


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