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Turnagain Arm Trail reopens after bear scare

ANCHORAGE - The Turnagain Arm Trail at Anchorage has been reopened, but signs warn users to remain alert for bears. KTUU-TV reports a section of the trail was closed earlier this week after a bear sighting.
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Section of Turnagain Arm Trail closed

ANCHORAGE - A bear charged three people at the Turnagain Arm Trail, prompting state officials to close the stretch between Potter and McHugh Creek trailheads. Officials say the brown bear might...
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Three black bears stalk hiker on trail south of Anchorage

...thought I was going to be dinner." Chugach State Park superintendent Jerry Lewanski, who lives in a home above Turnagain Arm Trail, thinks these might be the same three bears he has shooed out of his yard several times. The bears are somewhat...
Black bear captured in downtown Anchorage

...the same time, Harrison was trying to decide what to do about another black bear that huffed at a hiker on the Turnagain Arm Trail just south of the city. As it turned out, the Turnagain bear was a sow with three tiny cubs that have been seen...


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