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Funter Bay Traverse

To get from skiff to cabin across a curved expanse of exposed beach at low tide, stepping in slow careful assent across   a mudflat densely populated with clams and eel grass,      a shell-to-shell carpet of blue mussels occupying        spaces between and under mounds of bladderwort,                  a swath of barnacle encrusted rocks then           over the same cobbled confusion of glacier erratics into              territory where multitudes of snails sun themselves,
Haiku wins Funter Bay Rally

With the Southeast Alaska sailing season's Funter Bay Rally in the logbooks, local sailors will be upping...Bay and finished downtown.Leg 1 went from Auke Bay to Funter Bay, starting at Strauss Rock. According to the Juneau...
Sport fish report: Kings headed back to Fish Creek, not in the pond yet

...catches this past week, and have been successful in other areas away from Juneau, including Pount Couverden, Cordwood, Funter Bay, and Hawk Inlet. An increasing number of chum and pink salmon, a few sockeye and a few coho salmon are also being...
Friday fish holds up for derby win as 2013 victor does it again"Many fishermen explored the west side of Admiralty Island, with fishing reported hot between Point Retreat and Funter Bay.Forrest Clough and Dana Blackwell were there and delivered seven scholarship fish to Auke Bay on Sunday morning...
Sport fish report: Freshwater angling poised to heat up

...Island, especially Point Couverden, Cross Sound and Funter Bay. Marine boat anglers returning to Elfin Cove and Gustavus...and to the west of Admiralty around Point Couverden and Funter Bay.HALIBUT, LINGCOD, BLACKCOD AND ROCKFISHAnglers continue...
Four survive plane crash near Juneau

...Mountain Rescue and three TEMSCO helicopter crews responded to the crash. The site is located 18 miles west of Juneau near Funter Bay and Point Couverden.The downed craft, flight number 202, was on its way to Hoonah from Juneau. It took off at 1...
Sails unfurl in Spirit of Admiralty race

...for a more competitive finish.Next Event: Funter Bay Rendezvous, Saturday, July 18. Leg 1 start from Auke Bay to Funter Bay; Leg 2 on Sunday, July 19, from Funter Bay back to Auke Bay; and Leg 3 on Monday, July...
Sport fish report: King salmon catch still kicking, halibut showing up

...plenty of boats have been fishing other areas farther away from Juneau as well, including Lizard Head, Cordwood, Funter Bay and Hawk Inlet. A few chum salmon are now also being reported from these outlying areas. Halibut are being harvested...
Sport fish report for the week of June 16

...docks reported catching halibut and rockfish from Vanderbilt Reef, St. James Bay, Benjamin Island, Pt. Retreat, Funter Bay, Pt. Couverden, and Cross Sound this week. Anglers are reminded that all non-pelagic rockfish caught must be...
Sailors winded after Funter Bay Rendezvous

...spinnaker-to-spinnaker in the recent weekend Funter Bay Rendezvous.The three races started...Admiralty and the Kittens and to Funter Bay. Haiku won, Shoreless was second...Race two on Sunday from Auke Bay to Funter Bay saw Shoreless win, Haiku place second...


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