Mason Stansfield of Ouray, Colorado was ski-mountaineering with a partner when he fell into the crevasse on Monday afternoon.
A trio passing through the area last Thursday said the bear didn’t leave them alone until they maced it on a bridge near the trailhead.
Owner Robert Murphy hopes to have most of the work on the hydro system done by this fall with a rollout of hydropower for his buildings targeted for next spring.
Alaska State Parks Ranger Jack Ransom said his department got three separate reports Thursday and Friday about a large, aggressive black bear on the Tonsina Creek Trail.
The Forest Service is reopening some of its facilities at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center in Juneau for the first time since the start of the COVID-19 pandemic.
Temsco Helicopters has secured federal permits to take heli-skiers and boarders to BLM-managed land in the mountains to the west of town.
The trap that killed Lola was set legally, though recreators and trappers agree that it was set unethically, since it was too close to the trailhead.
Hikers can access the summit above the Golden Staircase, but that’s where they’ll have to turn around.
Communities from Ketchikan to Yakutat set new temperature records in the low 60s to the low 70s.
Most U.S. retailers were caught off-guard by last year’s spike in demand, and this year bikes could be just as scarce.