Outdoors

SENIOR CRUISE SPECIAL

SENIOR CRUISE SPECIAL

GRAY WHALE-WATCHING CRUISE SPECIAL FOR SENIORS FRIDAY, MAY 6th, ON RESURRECTION BAY, 12:00pm-4:00pm, IN HONOR OF OLDER AMERICANS MONTH (MAY). Discounted tickets of $38 each are being offered to seniors age 60 and older to enjoy a gray whale-watching tour aboard a Major Marines vessel.  The discounted tickets are offered  to seniors of Seward, Moose Pass, and […]

Bear Glacier in Kenai Fjords National Park. Steve Fink photo.

Bear Glacier Rescue a Success

By Mike Bissonette for Seward City News – When Jennifer Neyman and Christopher Hanna were flown out to Harding Icefield area of Kenai Fjords National Park on Friday looking for adventure, they found more of it than anticipated ending with their successful rescue from Bear Glacier on Tuesday. The two […]

Lost Lake Run Update

We are jut a few days away from registration day for the Lost Lake Run. The full registration opens for the Lost Lake Run at 6 am on April 1st, 2016. At 6 am AKDT, we will have a link available on the home page of the Lost Lake Run […]

Free Safety Workshop for Commercial Fishermen

Free Safety Workshop for Commercial Fishermen

The Alaska Marine Safety Education Association (AMSEA) will offer a Fishing Vessel Drill Conductor Workshop in Seward, Alaska on Monday, April 18, 2016 from 8:00 AM to 7:00 PM at AVTEC, 809 2nd Avenue. This workshop will cover cold-water survival skills; EPIRBs, flares, and maydays; man-overboard recovery and firefighting; immersion […]

Seward Halibut Tournament

Seward Halibut Tournament

Although the Seward Halibut Tournament in June is still a few months away, you’ll want to book your charter now.  Congratulations to Jonah Deboard a Seward high school junior and winner of the 2016 Seward Halibut Logo Contest and $200. The halibut tournament in Seward is growing in popularity and […]

Avalanche Awareness Class

  Avalanche Awareness Wednesday March 2nd 2016, 6:30-8:00 PM Cost to attend: Free Location: Seward Community Library, 238 Fifth Ave Seward, AK 99664 Contact: Alex McLain (Lead Forestry Technician (Recreation/Avalanche Specialist) USFS Seward Ranger District For information/directions contact me at (907) 288-7710 or C(907) 362-3720 email amclain@fs.fed.us. Topics covered will […]

Bear Lake Survey-let your voice be heard

The Seward Rotary Club is seeking citizen input regarding a possible public recreation area on Bear Lake. The land being considered is a newly acquired selection by the Kenai Peninsula Borough from the State of Alaska and is yet unclassified. The Rotary Club is asking for the Community’s input as […]