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Cultural tourism comes with unique challenges

...I love the feeling," said George, who works for Icy Strait Point, a tourism business owned by Alaska Native corporation...Totem, the Native corporation that owns and operates Icy Strait Point, had to secure permission from elders to perform...
On the Trails: Small pleasures add up

...some humpbacks foraged and loafed, apparently without interfering with each other. On the way back to Juneau, out in Icy Strait, a humpback breached and breached - at least ten times, and then lob-tailed until it was out of our sighting range...
Comedian stops sex assault

...incident was reported to have taken place. He said troopers plotted the location of the ship and determined it was in Icy Straits at the time. Scott said that is considered City and Borough of Juneau waters. Even if it wasn't, he said it would...
Sport fish report: Halibut hit or miss, trout fishing should heat up soon

...ROCKFISHHalibut fishing has been somewhat hit or miss this year but anglers are catching a few fish in North Pass, Couverden and Icy Straits area. Rockfish are also being brought in to Juneau's port by sport anglers fishing near Shelter Island, Backside...
Sport fish report: Kings headed back to Fish Creek, not in the pond yet

...species: Dusky, Yelloweye, Silvergrey and Redstriped rockfish. Good catches of halibut are being reported from the Icy Straits area from Spasski island to Cross Sound. A few blackcod were also reported from areas of Chatham Straits. Anglers...
Gustavus girls got next

...400 year-round residents, is about 50 miles from Juneau. Glacier Bay National Park surrounds it on three sides; Icy Strait is on the other.Accompanied by coach Jess Mulligan and parent Kathy Cozby, the Foxes (Bethany Bohlke, Kailey Ewing...
Sport fish report: King salmon catch still kicking, halibut showing up

...Inlet. A few chum salmon are now also being reported from these outlying areas. Halibut are being harvested in the Icy Straits area from Point Couverden to Dundas Bay. Marine boat anglers returning to Elfin Cove and Gustavus have also reported...
New Icy Strait Point pier project under construction

...floating pier began last week at Icy Strait Point, a seasonal cruise firm, is working offshore at Icy Strait Point with completion expected by...the century-old salmon cannery at Icy Strait Point. The new 400-foot floating...
Youth fishing events announced across Southeast

...Fishing Day on a date to be announced later.The Hoonah Ranger District's 25th annual Hoonah Kids Fishing Derby is at Icy Strait Point from 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 13. The district, the City of Hoonah, and other partners...
Southeast Spotlight: Little Norway Festival

...Kwaan) had summer fish camps in the area, on the north end of Mitkof Island. By 1900, Buschmann had constructed the Icy Strait Packing Company cannery, as well as a sawmill and a dock. In 1916, Alaska's first shrimp processor, Alaska Glacier...


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