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Off the Beaten Path: In defense of slogging

...don't recommend anyone going up it in the winter unless they have a fair amount of experience in the mountains. On a clear day, a hiker can look out on Stephens Passage, Admiralty Island and the Coastal Range from here. That day, there were...
Spearfishing record set in Kodiak

...account posted on the IUSA website, which certifies spearfishing records, Joca said he was diving in Monashka Bay on a clear day. Their plan was to work across the bay, looking for halibut or salmon, toward a reef where rockfish are known to...
Seasonal trail update, Part II

...rocky singletrack that climbs steeply before traversing a long and slender ridge. The final ascent becomes steep, but on a clear day the views are quite worth the effort. This portion of the trail is less maintained than the rest and should only be...
Five Good Reads: Riley Woodford

...Cassandra-cursed Steller could read more from the flotsam in the foggy waters of the Aleutians than the Russians could on a clear day with a map and compass. Steller was repeatedly ignored out of spite as he tried to ward off scurvy, course misdirection...
AK village relocation hits snag when ship runs aground

...means "getting water from the stream" in Yupik.Enough work has been done there that it can be seen from Newtok on a clear day. No wonder people are excited about someday moving to their new beginnings."It's not hard to envision it at all...
Singing praises in a messy world

...and strugglers. Churches are not in the entertainment business; they cannot rival reaching the top of Mt. McGinnis on a clear day. But, they are still one of the few places where people gather and try to figure out how to love and forgive each...
Chilkat trek tackled by UAS Outdoor Studies students

...thesis paper, but there was one small group of matriculators who were preparing for a different kind of "final.""On a clear day I would visualize ski lines on the Chilkat range and dream of one day skiing down the Chilkat peaks," UAS student...
Filling a Void

On a clear day from his dental office at the Kake Health Center, Dr. Stan Oldak would gaze across Chatham Strait to Baranof Island. On his...
Photo: Sunrise on a clear day

The sun rose over Gastineau Channel at 7:16 a.m. today. Clear weather is allowing Juneauites to enjoy the extra few minutes of light as the days grow longer. brian wallace / juneau empire
Firefighters climb renamed mountain

ANCHORAGE - If you've driven through Kenai on a clear day, you've no doubt seen the mountain without giving it a second thought. On a map, you might have seen it as "Peak 4070...


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