New Icy Strait Point pier project under construction

...of a new floating pier began last week at Icy Strait Point, a seasonal cruise firm, is working offshore at Icy Strait Point with completion expected by...ashore to the century-old salmon cannery at Icy Strait Point. The new 400-foot floating...
Little Pluto bigger than scientists thought

...spacecraft has nailed the size of the faraway icy world.Measurements by the spacecraft...density than thought, which could mean an icier and less rocky interior.New Horizons...confirmed that Pluto's north pole is indeed icy as had been suspected. It's packed with...
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Icy Strait Point celebrates 10 years of tourism

...their 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 destination...village to one that's driven by tourism."Icy Strait Point has had its ups and downs...
Scientists, tribe study shrinking glacier

...BAKER, Wash. - Mauri Pelto digs his crampons into the steep icy slope on Mount Baker in Washington state and watches as streams...agriculture, cities and tribes during the late summer. The icy glacial melt keeps streams cool for fish and replenishes rivers...
Off the Beaten Path: Hitchiking on mystery road

Years ago, on the Castner Glacier - an icy corridor leading into the alpine clutches of the easternmost region of the Alaska Mountain Range - I lost my two spare pairs of...
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...
Icy Strait welcomes two new directors for cruise season

Icy Strait Point will kick off its 2011 cruise...leadership in their fields," said Tyler Hickman, Icy Strait Point's vice president of operations...speed, but other than that will keep up the Icy Strait Point's traditions. He said he sees...
From the ashes rise custom cabins at Icy Straits

...explosion and fire destroyed vital equipment at Icy Straits Lumber & Milling last year, owners...a vital part of the milling process for Icy Straits."We were able to put some money...volume of lumber as the old mill. However, Icy Straits is working hard to keep up with...
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...meeting. Written comments also are welcome and may be sent to Lynn Canal/Icy Strait Resource Advisory Committee, c/o Admiralty National Monument...
Photo: Icy dip

...out of an inflatable raft and hurry to get out of the glacial water at the Mendenhall Glacier Monday. A kettle pond that is not connected to the icy Mendenhall Lake heats up on warm days and is afavorite spot for locals to swim and sunbathe.


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