Outdoors

SPECIAL Visitor to Alaska – Seward 1st Stop!

SPECIAL Visitor to Alaska – Seward 1st Stop!

NEWS FROM www.RedChairTravels.com and Bear Lake Lodgings B&B Contact: Patricia Perry, 907-224-2288, stay@BearLakeLodgings.com The Red Chair Makes Coast-to-Coast Journey Move over Flat Stanley, the Red Chair is the newest travel icon Seward, Alaska –Where travelers once held photos of Flat Stanley in unusual places, photographers now shoot photos of a humble red chair. Long […]

12th Annual Resurrection Bay Beach & Watershed Cleanup: Saturday May 21, 2016

12th Annual Resurrection Bay Beach & Watershed Cleanup: Saturday May 21, 2016

  Come help clean up Resurrection Bay beaches and it’s watershed! Boat transportation will be provided to outer beaches (weather permitting). For more information (including past videos), please visit the RBCA website: http://www.rbca-alaska.org/page6/page21/page21.html Please email the cleanup organizer Tim Johnson at johnsonkeagle@arctic.net to reserve a spot on the boats. Boat […]

Kayak found

A kayak was discovered in the bushes along Resurrection River, and it appears it may have been there for over a year. If you are missing a kayak, please contact  gpeck@arctic.net.

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 […]