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Guiding company investigating ice caves fall

...and had to be flown off the glacier by helicopter at about 12:30 p.m. Friday.Above and Beyond Alaska co-owner Sean Janes said he believes the incident was handled properly, but the company is conducting an "in-house" investigation to...
Above and Beyond

...spend more time exploring Juneau's back yard. "We're going for the independent traveler and local market," said Sean Janes, president of Above and Beyond Alaska, a newly formed, employee-owned business. "(They're) people who are...
Thank you

...our family. God bless you and thanks very much. John and Mary Williams ... to Katrina Samaritans Sean Damron and Sean Janes, both Juneau residents with many different skills in survival and rescue, are both headed for the disaster areas as...
Big in the backcountry

...that has become too wet can make certain slopes prone to avalanches. Areas like these, he said, should be avoided.Sean Janes, owner of Alaska Powder Descents, said there are certainly still areas where locals can find quality turns."We've...
Into Juneau's azure ice caves

...need to dress properly for all weather conditions." Sean Janes and his wife, Becky, are from Juneau. Together they...can get themselves into pretty serious situations." Sean Janes added, "On the peninsula, it is easy to lose sight...

...Emma E. Hopkins, Connor Delos Hosier, Tatyanna M. Isaacs, Patrick Ryan James, Katherine Annmarie Janes, Robert Sean Janes, James P. Johnnie, Megan Johnson, Celeste Teal Kalmakoff, Hanna Kim, Brady Lewis Mallinger, Robert J. Markovich...
High property assessments could cut future of climbing gym short

...I'm a business owner as well," said Janes, who owns Above and Beyond Alaska, a tour company, with her husband, Sean Janes. Todd Wicks, a Riverbend Elementary School fifth-grade teacher who brought his class to the gym Thursday, said he...
More Alaska tourists seeking out the softer side of adventure travel

...changes in demand prompt successful companies to tweak itineraries or completely change focus to book clients. Becky and Sean Janes started Above & Beyond Alaska in 2002 with an eye toward multi-day glacier and sea kayaking trips, but by 2005 had...
My turn: Cruise ships can do more to help protect Tracy Arm

...Alaska Sea Adventures, Jeffrey and Christine Smith, Northwest Navigation, Joel Hanson, The Boat Company, Becky and Sean Janes, Above and Beyond Alaska, the Southeast Alaska Wilderness Tours Association (SAWTA), John Swanson, of All Aboard...
Photo: Skinning the slope

Ed Shanley, right, Kevin Krein, center, and Sean Janes ski the ridge above the East Bowl at Eaglecrest Ski Area on Thursday. The ski area is waiting on more snow to officially open.


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