Kayaker rescued in Bering Strait

NOME - A Norwegian kayaker has been rescued from the Bering Strait after asking for help when he was blown off course...Guard also assisted. Coast Guard Capt. Michael Inman says it was the second Bering Sea kayaker rescue in five days.
Coast Guard plucks French kayaker from the Bering Sea

ANCHORAGE - A U.S. Coast Guard helicopter has rescued a French kayaker who became fatigued in the Bering Sea during his quest to circumnavigate the world. Jean-Gabriel Chelala contacted authorities...
Fireside Lectures return

The Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center's popular Fireside Lectures are back for another season. Kayaker and visitor center director John Neary will kick of this year's series with a talk on Friday, Jan. 9 about the cross Admiralty...
Seattle mayor, 'kayaktivists' take on oil

...leaving to explore for oil this summer."We're going to be there shaking our paddles at Shell," said Carlo Voli, 49, a kayaker who has been training in recent weeks. "When they try and depart, that's when we will put our kayaks and bodies on the...
Kayaker found in Fords Terror

A missing Juneau kayaker was found in Endicott Arm about 8 a...and sometime in the evening the slower kayaker fell behind and eventually got out of...of Endicott Arm, said longtime local kayaker Skip Gray, past vice president of the...
Kayaker rescued from frigid Turnagain Arm

ANCHORAGE - A kayaker who was thrown into Turnagain Arm and swept along by its...came in from a trooper on the highway who had spotted a kayaker towing an empty boat. The kayaker said someone was in the water, lost in the current. Barlow...
Kayaker develops carry-all accessory

...raft towing system. Much like a pulk used by skiers to haul gear in winter, his system includes a waist belt, worn by a kayaker, that has two poles leading back to an inflatable pack raft that can be disassembled and put into a bag when not being used...
Missing kayaker found

A kayaker thought to be overdue from a trip to Berners Bay was found unharmed this morning in a cabin there. A friend of Justin Smith...
Coast Guard finds overdue kayaker

A kayaker was found by a Coast Guard helicopter early today after being reported overdue a day earlier, the Coast Guard said. Theresa Goddard...
Juneau Empire Online Local News: Kayaker stalked by Glacier Bay bruin 7/29/98

...only after another hiker deliberately gave the bear her daypack containing food as a diversion. It's common for the park to temporarily close areas to the public because of bears, Young said. Kayaker stalked by Glacier Bay bruin


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