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Simple pleasure: barreling down a snowy hill

...power line trail, but it felt fun to use a plastic toy to get from point A to point B and to park our sleds next to the snowmachines at the bar.Over beers and burgers, we planned our next trip. Rumor has it Ester Dome is a good sled ride.
UAF station manager is a music aficionado

...held for two years before becoming the general manager last year.He has since bought an off-the-grid house near Ester Dome, met local bands and encourages bands to come from Connecticut, where he was stationed in the Navy.Last fall, he...
Southeast Sports Roundup

...the student-athletes will head to Ester to run up Ester Dome in their annual training exercise that the coaching staff...course. Unlike most any race during the season, the Ester Dome race is a five-kilometer uphill battle."We're...
Northwest Digest

...of building a regular road, McCarthy said. The department spent about $1.4 million to resurface 12.06 miles of Ester Dome, Spinach Creek, Steele Creek, Alberta, Crossman, Lakloey and Ludecker roads. It would have cost about $12 million...
State Briefs

...way back home. Exploration gold drilling to begin on Ester Dome FAIRBANKS - Fairbanks Gold Mining plans to begin exploration drilling this week on its Ryan Lode property on Ester Dome in a project that could result in 68 shallow holes...
Fort Knox Mine seeking permission to heap leach gold

...for the state's Department of Commerce, Community and Economic Development. One produced gold in the mid-1980s on Ester Dome. The other, south of Galena, was developed in the mid-1990s and reopened in the early 2000s. Hughes said the two...
Photo: Northern exposure

An aurora hangs over the Ester Dome Road area west of Fairbanks earlier this week in this 30-second-long exposure.
Juneau runners place in Equinox

...Equinox course runs from the University of Alaska Fairbanks campus on various wooded ski trails, inclines 1800 feet up Ester Dome, and then down the infamous "chute" back to UAF for the finish.
Didrickson makes Alaska Sports Hall of Fame

...road and trail running, it begins and ends at UAF's Patty Center and includes an ascent and descent of 2,323-foot Ester Dome.Two "Moment" selections will also be inducted; Chris Clark's storybook victory in the 2000 U.S. Olympic trials...
Southeast Sports

...Norvell the Nanook - JDHS grad (2013) Tal Norvell finished seventh in the University Of Alaska Fairbanks' annual Ester Dome team time trial race. Isaac Lammers set a new course record, and the women were led by a host of newcomers. Lammers...


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