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Rescued Canadian climbers recovering in Anchorage hospital

...being trapped in a blizzard on the Yukon Territory's Mount Logan, 25 miles east of the Alaska border and near Yakutat...missing from another mountain. When he got the call from Mount Logan, Jones launched the effort that would involve rescuers...
Frostbitten, but safe

...after being treated for frostbite at Providence Hospital. Jardine, Bjarnson and Snigurowicz were rescued May 27 from Mount Logan. The three climbers, members of the North Shore Search and Rescue team of North Vancouver, were participating in...
Remembering those Yakutat days

...the most beautiful in Southeast Alaska with two mighty mountains towering over 18,000 feet (Mount St. Elias and Mount Logan in view of the city) and the awesome Pacific Ocean thundering ashore on a 60-mile long sandy beach. I was the manager...
Yakutat provides beauty and good-hearted, hardy people

...ship, the Saint Peter. The log book stated prosaically "at 12:30 we sighted high, snow-covered mountains." Mount Logan is 19,850 feet high. Mount St. Elias is a little over 18,000 feet. Three other mountains close by are over 14...
When you wish upon a star, it makes no difference who you are

...spots in Southeast Alaska. Behind the town tower two of the highest mountains in North America, Mount St. Elias and Mount Logan. Only Mount Denali is higher. On the outer coast lie open sandy beaches running for 60 miles southeast to Dry Bay...
Imagine having 60 miles of sandy beach in Southeast

...breakers up to your feet. There is no rocky shoreline like the rest of Southeast. And behind the coast is the sight of Mount Logan, the second highest peak in North America, and also of Mount St. Elias and Mount Fairweather. The only openings...
The mountain has its own ideas

...Battersby, a 28-year-old carpenter from Whitehorse who had attempted Denali last year and had been preparing to climb Mount Logan this year when her climbing partner backed out on their plans; Antoine Ceriser, an experienced randonee skier who...
NMFS plans workshops on harbor seal protections

...of Yakutat Bay, which leads to Disenchantment Bay and the spectacular Hubbard Glacier, which stretches 76 miles to Mount Logan in Canada's Yukon Territory. The glacier at tidewater is 6 miles wide and more than 300 feet high.Glacial ice that...
New rules may separate ships, seals

...fjords, mountain peaks and America's largest national forest. The breathtaking Hubbard Glacier stretches 76 miles to Mount Logan in Canada's Yukon Territory. At water's edge, Hubbard Glacier is six miles wide and more than 300 feet high...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...pounds.'' Bartlett Regional Hospital emergency room physician Alan McPherson has climbed the Fairweather Range's Mount Logan - in North America, second in height only to Mount McKinley in Denali National Park - with Maselko. ``He has a broad...


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