Airmen with the AKRCC and Alaska Air National Guard’s 210th and 212th Rescue Squadrons rescued two hikers at Crow Pass north of Girdwood.
If you’ve hiked in our state’s backcountry you’ve probably found the ruins; decaying artifacts from Alaska’s golden age of mining.
The sun was bright and the air warm April 14 of this year as we hiked the three miles from the Eagle River Nature to Echo Bend.
While the idea of having a huge lake fronting homes built on the Eagle River Valley hillsides might be appealing to some people, it did not come to pass.
I’m rather easy-going out on the trail, but I think a modicum of trail etiquette goes a long way toward making everyone’s experience better.