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Off the Beaten Path: Part 2: The Ghost of Allen Hasselborg

...dilapidated shacks, floats and logging boom at the outlet of Pack Creek. Two northern harrier hawks, the male smaller and of seals were hauled out. In a month and a half Pack Creek would attract upwards of two dozen bear viewers a day...
Local teacher honored with DSE inaugural award

...Eisele said. The third trip is five days in the Pack Creek area on Admiralty Island. All trips are $650 for teachers...Smith has chosen to go on the icefield trip; she went to Pack Creek with Discovery Southeast a few years ago. "All of us...
Off the Beaten Path: The ghost of Allen Hasselborg

...with their large, dark, melancholic eyes, trailed behind. In the afternoon as the wind and seas grew, I passed Pack Creek and made camp next to a mink den. If the weather held, Hasselborg's homestead was only an easy day's paddle away...
2015 Fireside lectures begin today

...perspective," he said. "It's easier, no doubt."Neary and his family planned a seven-day trip terminating at Pack Creek, but ended up pulling out south of that because "we were down to drinking our bottle of olive oil," he said. Other...
Welcome to the bear show

...paws up in the air.The area around Pack Creek, a bear-viewing area on Admiralty Island - not to mention Pack Creek itself - offers some amazing sights...drainage about two miles south of Pack Creek. Last summer, that's where Bjorn...
At Wrangell, the cause for a grin is a bear

...Stand your ground against a curious bear.Among those listening to Hechtel speak in Wrangell's Nolan Center was Pack Creek bear guide Ken Leghorn. Though Leghorn had more experience than most in the audience, he said Bearfest is a valuable...
Photos: Exploring Pack Creek

A mother brown bear and cub feed on grasses at Pack Creek on Admiralty Island.
Tlingit pedagogy creates multiple opportunities for local students

...Forest Service to paddle Tracy Arm as a Kayak Ranger in August. Cheyenne Hinckley was also offered an internship with the Pack Creek brown bear wilderness rangers of the Forest Service. Eran Hood, a UAS Associate Professor of science recently hired...
Off the Beaten Path: Spring Break in Southeast Alaska

...billboards of scantily clad marine mammals in suggestive poses. Clubs could be located near our most prized natural gems like Pack Creek, Berners Bay, Fords Terror, Tracy Arm and Glacier Bay. People would pay a lot of money to get DJ shout outs next to...
Neary named new director of the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center

...tourists dine on a pizza lunch at the viewing area at Pack Creek, on Admiralty Island. It wasn't long before a big...manager who oversaw the development of Admiralty Island's Pack Creek Bear Viewing Area and worked to create the kayak ranger...


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