Off the Beaten Path: Quest for snow

...About midnight, Shanley asked if I felt like accompanying him on a quest for snow the following morning. We decided for an alpine start up Mount Olds. It was past 11 a.m. by the time we drove to the trailhead - both of us felt a little under the weather...
Alaska North Slope lease sale takes in $54.5M

...million for individual tracts within the Colville River Delta, which borders the National Petroleum Reserve in Alaska. The Alpine Field, operated by ConocoPhillips, anchors the area.Division of Oil and Gas director Bill Barron said Colville acreage had...
Off the Beaten Path: Close encounters of the wild kind

A few weeks ago, I set out to hike an alpine ridge near Juneau. I didn't have much time, so I was a hyperventilating, sweaty mess when I reached snow line. A brisk wind...
Juneau Alpine Club to host Stewart to Meek traverse

Members of the Juneau Alpine Club will be setting out to traverse from Mount Ben Stewart to Mount...Friday, Sept. 26 at 723 -9323.For more information on the Juneau Alpine Club and future hikes, go online to http://juneaualpineclub...
Off the Beaten Path: Stories told in tracks

...version of Eminem, Christian Gray and Charles Manson wrapped into one.Pancho and I busted trail up into the eerie fog. The alpine world was oddly placid and no signs of life, be it bird or track, disturbed its white monotony. I looked back at our path...
Upcoming hikes with Alpine Club include Grandchild Peaks, bouldering at Fred's

The local hiking club, the Juneau Alpine Club, will be hosting two events this week - one for advanced hikers and one for bouldering enthusiasts. The first hike will...
Juneau adult volleyball season tourney

...RECREATION MEN'S & WOMENS VOLLEYBALL POST-SEASON TOURNAMENT RESULTS: (1st thru 4th place)MEN'S DIVISION 11. Islanders2. Alpine Construction3. Juneau4. BlockbustersMEN'S DIVISION 21. Chuck Norris2. Admiralty Environmental3. Nizich4. SeaplanesMEN'S...
Volunteers coordinate work party for Boy Scouts

...manager volunteers were on hand to help with hauling, logistics and more.A special thanks also goes out to SEABIA members Alpine Construction, Design North, Icy Straits Lumber and Milling, Perseverance Glass, Alaska Outdoor Warehouse and Embroidery...
Four teams remain undefeated in adult volleyball

...Women's Division 4.Following are Juneau adult volleyball league standings to date:Men's Division 1 - Islanders 14-2; Alpine Construction 9-7; Blockbusters 7-9; Juneau 2-14. Men's Division 2 - Chuck Norris 14-2; Nizich 9-7; Admiralty...
Off the Beaten Path: Wildlife, our heritage the birder who spots a goshawk whirling through the old growth forest to the hiker who meets his or her first wolf on an alpine ridge, our home provides unparalleled access to wild nature. Living at the edge of one of the wildest and most intact ecosystems...


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