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Well-known humpback whale killed in boat collision

...three other calves, officials said.The whale was regularly seen in both Glacier Bay National Park and Preserve and Icy Strait. The last documented sighting was two years ago. Whales are distinguished by their distinctively pigmented tails...
482-pound halibut caught near Glacier Bay

...week. Phillips took McGuire and three other passengers aboard his charter boat to one of his favorite big fish spots in Icy Strait, near Lemesurier Island, in about 130 feet of water.The giant halibut hit an octopus fished just off the bottom...
Icy Strait Point celebrates 10 years of tourism

...ship Friday afternoon, employees of Icy Strait Point locked up the souvenir shops...Friday marked the 10th anniversary of Icy Strait Point as a cruise ship that's driven by tourism."Icy Strait Point has had its ups and downs...
Sport fish report for the week of June 23

...few halibut last week in and around Shelter Island, Icy Strait, Benjamin Island and Halibut Cove. Rockfish were also caught near Pt. Retreat, Couverden, Icy Strait and St. James Bay. Anglers are reminded that all non-pelagic...
Icy Strait Point gets new logo, activities to match

Icy Strait Point is going into the new cruise season...represent the destination's Native heritage. Icy Strait Point Vice Resident of Operations Tyler...Tlingit culture, which is a huge aspect of Icy Strait Point. He said the old logo looked good...
Icy Strait welcomes two new directors for cruise season

Icy Strait Point will kick off its 2011 cruise their fields," said Tyler Hickman, Icy Strait Point's vice president of operations...but other than that will keep up the Icy Strait Point's traditions. He said he sees...
Icy Strait Point project means business

...private cruise ship destination, Icy Strait Point, is one of many cashing in...To date, the financial impact of Icy Strait Point is still unclear for shareholders...transportation department. Murkowski said Icy Strait Point is "clearly a success" in...
Icy Strait's jewel: Hoonah is a beautiful, progressive town

...activity on the beautiful waters of Icy Strait. Often as we look out our windows...onto the majestic passage called Icy Strait. What a breathtaking view it presented...loaded with the rich salmon from Icy Strait. Elton Engstrom is a lifelong Alaskan...
Lynn Canal/Icy Strait committee to teleconference June 9

The Lynn Canal/Icy Strait Resource Advisory Committee will meet at 9:30 a.m. June 9 via...Written comments also are welcome and may be sent to Lynn Canal/Icy Strait Resource Advisory Committee, c/o Admiralty National Monument Ranger...
Coast Guard rescues boat in Icy Strait

Coast Guard crews from Juneau and Sitka rescued a stranded pleasure craft in Icy Strait Wednesday evening, making it the second recreational vessel in three days to become disabled by bad weather.The Coast Guard...


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