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Part II: Kayaking the west side of Lynn Canal from Haines to Juneau

...Downs, which most likely wrecked on the island in 1867 (there's also an account of the Louisa Downs wrecking near Peril Straits), grew closer.The world became breathless and the ocean turned into a glossy mirror. Curious sea lions kept pace...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-02/part-ii-kayaking-west-side-lynn-cana
Outdoors
Similar to Aurora incident

I was about 12 or 13 when I recall being on the Aurora when it ran aground in Peril Straits. I know at that time it was attributed to a steering failure. I remember the chaos it caused as it was night and the tide through...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/051604/let_letter7.shtml
Opinion
Experts monitor tangled whale calf

...entangled whale, swimming with its mother, was first spotted by boaters on Friday at the intersection of Chatham and Peril straits. It just so happened that a panel of whale experts was convening in Juneau for a meeting this week in Gustavus, so...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/091305/loc_20050913010.shtml
News
A not-so-welcome sight

...would have seen the clearcuts at Hobart Bay, on Kupreanof Island, up Chatham Straits at Catherine Island, down into Peril Straits, most of the east shore of Chichagof Island and about 15 miles of the west side of Admiralty Island. These clearcuts...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/110403/let_kennicott.shtml
Opinion
Northwest Digest

...was flooding. They were able to exit the boat safely into a skiff near Morris Reef, in the area where Chatham and Peril straits converge. McKenzie said the Howeys were rescued by a search and rescue team from Angoon answering their call for help...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/101904/sta_20041019012.shtml
News
Transportation plan threatens ancestral sites

...else's energy to go great distances with little or no effort. It is so with the road to Rodman. The area of Eeyka (Peril Straits) and Dayalk (Rodman Bay) used to be considered a long way away from town. In this day and age a person has to go...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011205/let_20050112017.shtml
Opinion
Winter Ferry Tales

...refreshing about the sameness of ferry travel 20 years later - like scouting for the flamingo tree on an island in Peril Straits. This was a fun moment to renew with my fellow Southeast Alaska travelers. Sharing this moment is also a statement...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/120510/opi_746080528.shtml
Opinion
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...working on the ferries is that one is able to witness the joy people express when traveling through Wrangell Narrows and Peril Straits to Sitka. On a 16-knot vessel, with all the comforts, these trips are really special and now the plan will change...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020899/Ope_johnsonmt.shtml
My turn: Southeast's transportation system falling into place

...community at any hour of the day or night varying from day to day. This is caused by tides at Wrangell Narrows and Peril Straits and running an extremely tight ferry schedule. By applying the 4,500 hours currently allocated to operations in...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/012706/opi_20060127012.shtml
Opinion
Transportation plan has serious problems

...working on the ferries is that one is able to witness the joy people express when traveling through Wrangell Narrows and Peril Straits to Sitka. On a 16-knot vessel, with all the comforts, these trips are really special and now the plan will change...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/020899/Ope_johnsonmt.html
Opinion

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