Welcomes road: Larry Hooton, owner of Seahook Charters, arranges wildlife viewing and hunting trips, and operates a lodge at 34 Mile.He
supports building the road.
"It would open up some areas that people don't see," said Larry Hooton
, a Juneau guide-outfitter.
"I'd get a lot of traffic," said Hooton
, who lives near the north end of the current road and supports extending it to Skagway.
"You'd end up with some RV (recreational vehicle) parks out in this direction," he
Hunters have had hair-raising encounters with aggressive bears that occasionally chase their boats, Hooton