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Off the Beaten Path: In the shadow of Vitus Bering, part I

...storm clouds blot out Yakutat Bay and rush up the Hubbard Glacier. For a second, right as a hurricane of wet snow...bathed in the flush of sunrise. To the west, the Hubbard Glacier terminated in Disenchantment Bay, named by the Italian...
Unsung Heroes of the Trails: Marc Scholten

...a cartographer, but with the brief, high-altitude exception of a six-week stint studying the advance of the Hubbard Glacier, near Yakutat, his years in that job were in an office."I just always wanted to spend more time in the woods...
Flood threat receding, along with glacier; officials look to prevent problems - and the Yakutat economy from an advancing Hubbard Glacier appears to have passed. But government officials...Fiord. Last month, the U.S. Forest Service said Hubbard Glacier was surging forward by as many as 12 feet a day...
Yakutat blasts official inertia

...potentially devastating deluge from the Hubbard Glacier. The glacier, the largest of...chairwoman of the town's Hubbard Glacier Task Force, at a community meeting...nature. Yakutat Tlingits call the Hubbard Glacier "Sit' tlein," or "The Big...
Ill-fated cruise returns to Seattle

...passengers on the voyage. Mercury sailed from Seattle on Friday, June 2, and visited Juneau, Skagway and Ketchikan, Hubbard Glacier and the Inside Passage. According to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Noroviruses affect...
For some in Yakutat, Timber sale spells grief

...Yakutat has reaped plenty of national buzz in recent years - for world-class surfing waves, the frightening surge of Hubbard Glacier and the biggest steelhead run in Alaska. Now the town of 800 is in turmoil over what some residents consider an uglier...
Cruise lines deal to skirt tax

...enter Yakutat Bay en route to Hubbard Glacier. The cruise lines have borough waters en route to Hubbard Glacier do affect the community, even...they stay four miles away from Hubbard Glacier during the seal-pupping season...
Yakutat residents gauge glacier's impact on town

...progress of local glaciers. The U.S. Geological Survey maps certainly haven't kept pace with the rapidly changing Hubbard Glacier north of town. The advancing tidewater glacier is the closest it has been to blocking Russell Fiord (fiord is the...
State Briefs

...The Celebrity Cruises ship Summit tore a 10-foot hole in its hull on Wednesday when the ship hit a rock leaving Hubbard Glacier. The ship's hull also sustained a 140-foot-long crease, said U.S. Coast Guard Lt. Cmdr. Jim Robertson...
Cruise lines await Glacier Bay quota

...and Holland America now are looking for alternative sites to make up for the loss of Glacier Bay. Ships may go to Hubbard Glacier or Tracy Arm instead, which means calculating new routes and docking times, said Dow and Parrish. That could mean...


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