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An island of stories

...title to Sentinel Lighthouse in 2004. The lighthouse sits perched on Sentinel Island, a small blip in middle of Favorite Channel, and is only accessible by boat or plane. The couple encourages people to kayak out and spend the day on the island...
This week's Southeast sportfish report

...than in the mouth is prohibited.Marine anglers fishing on the back side of Douglas Island, Hand Trollers Cove, Favorite Channel, and False Point Retreat areas also reported harvesting king salmon. Anglers fishing outside of the designated...
Sport fish report for the week of July 7

...hooked elsewhere than in the mouth is prohibited.Marine anglers fishing on the backside of Douglas, S. Island, Favorite Channel, and N. Shelter island areas also reported harvesting king salmon. Anglers fishing outside of the designated Juneau...
Photo: Standing room only

A p od of sea lions catches some rays Friday atop the Poundstone Rock buoy in Favorite Channel about 25 miles northwest of downtown Juneau. Friday saw a decrease in smoky haze from Interior wildfires as the temperature in Juneau approached 80 degrees.
Photo: Playful group

About 25 Stellar sea lions swim and play Wednesday with a pair of humpback whales in the Favorite Channel just outside Juneau. Sound off on the important issues at
September morn

...authorities had predicted 6-foot seas in the general area, which may explain the absence of small boats in this view of Favorite Channel and tiny Bird Island. Morning seas in the channel were closer to 6 inches, but did increase -- along with the...
Ode to the Shrine of St. Therese

...this beautiful sacred site Dedicated to the wonder of God's peaceful mite. On a tiny islet located in Alaska's Favorite Channel, Just north of the City of Juneau above the 58th Parallel An isthmus at the parking lot beckons to lead the way...
Whale overwinters in Juneau waters

...research fisheries biologist with the Auke Bay Laboratories, said sightings of humpbacks in Stephens Passage and Favorite Channel are not unheard of in the whale viewing "off season" - December through March - and researchers have theorized...
New bench on Boy Scout Camp Trail honors volunteer Jaenicke

...Scout Camp. Set amid a meadow brimming with lupine and chocolate lilies, the bench offers a view of Eagle Beach and Favorite Channel. Jaenicke, who worked for many years as a biologist at the Auke Bay Lab, died in December 2002. Many family members...
For Crow Point area hikers, signs of change are all around

...1880s and across some open meadows to a long curved beach. The shore faces the Chilkat Mountains to the west and Favorite Channel to the south. Before you get to the beach, the trail forks near a line of three old snags that make a good landmark...


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