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Exploring Chugach National Forest just got easier

...serves passengers taking part in the railroad's Spencer Glacier and float tour, run by a local outfitter, which...Alaska Railroad car or by taking the railroad's Spencer Glacier and float tour. The first tickets to the Spencer...
Seward Highway reopens after avalanche closure

...become separated so the two layers can slide on top of each other," Bedal said. Last Saturday, an avalanche in the Spencer Glacier area of the Kenai Peninsula killed Jim Bowles, 57, head of ConocoPhillips Alaska. A company employee, Alan Gage...
2012 Southeast Championships Race Results

...1:24.72. 11, Holt, Spencer, Glacier Swim Club, 1:26.55. 12...Club, 33.55. 3, Holt, Spencer, Glacier Swim Club, 34.81. 4, Goering...Club, 34.99. 4, Holt, Spencer, Glacier Swim Club, 36.62. 5, Taylor...
Railroad service opens doors to Chugach trails

...cutting ceremonies Aug. 16 at the Spencer Glacier Whistle Stop. "We have given...railroad. Initial access to Spencer Glacier was made possible by mining interests...Guides operates day trips from Spencer Glacier, using rafts and 31-foot canoes...
Avalanche blocks ski train

...Alaska Railroad officials said about 175 people were on board the train, which was making a special excursion to Spencer Glacier for a day of skiing. Complete with a bar and polka band, the train trip was mimicking the popular annual Ski Train...
Memorial planned for Jim Bowles

ANCHORAGE - A memorial service for ConocoPhillips Alaska President Jim Bowles will be held at 10 a.m. Thursday at ChangePoint Church in Anchorage. Bowles was killed while snowmachining Saturday when he was hit by an avalanche in the Spencer Glacier area of the Kenai Peninsula.
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Search fails to find man missing in avalanche

...Forty-year-old Alan Gage has been missing since the slide hit a party of snowmobilers Feb. 13 about 5 miles south of Spencer Glacier. The avalanche killed ConocoPhillips Alaska President Jim Bowles. His body was found shortly after the slide. Severe...
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