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JIRPers start 68th summer on the Juneau Icefield

...They'll leave Camp 17 and start a traverse of the Juneau Icefield around July 11, finishing around a month later at Atlin Lake in British Columbia."It's an incredible, life-changing program, and it's formative for so many people in so...
Crossing the Icefield

...reflected light. The trip began in late March. Our group shuttled to the toe of the Llewellyn Glacier, just south of Atlin Lake in British Columbia. Ward Air provided three flights using a plane fitted with skis. Three rope teams were promptly...

...Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. The group took its trip in late March, beginning at the toe of Llewellyn Glacier near Atlin Lake in British Columbia. There, members of the group formed rope teams and set off for Juneau across the crevasses and...
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Atlin retreat

Atlin, British Columbia, is situated on the shore of Atlin Lake and is about 100 miles north of Juneau, across the Juneau Icefield. The town can be reached by plane from Juneau, or by taking...
Road route redux

...the options in the early days. My grandfather, Lauchlan "Lokkie" MacKinnon, always went the Taku River route to Atlin Lake and on to the Yukon River. This was the only route prior to 1898 and the route through Skagway and Dyee and over the...
Atlin Arts and Music Festival to be held July 8-10

...comedy and free camping. The community of Atlin, home to about 400 year-round residents, is located on the shores of Atlin Lake, British Columbia's largest natural lake (85 miles long by 5 miles across). Atlin Provincial Park encompasses most...
Off the Beaten Path: Exploring the Juneau Icefield

...float plane near the terminus of the Llewellyn Glacier on Atlin Lake, and ski back to Juneau. The route begins exactly the...the northwest, travel down the Llewellyn Glacier to Atlin Lake. So if you want a break from today's world and would...

...Saturday, June 2. The celebration will take place from 2 to 6 p.m. aboard the historic boat Tarahne, on the shore of Atlin Lake. Please call Bill and Gloria for information about accommodations: 250-651-7822. No gifts, please.
The bike path less traveled

...miles along the Atlin River to access Atlin Lake, and crossed the lake to the town...miles of the next day's trip across Atlin Lake, turning back at the northern entrance...that runs along the western edge of Atlin Lake. Miller biked south along the channel...
Best Bets: Hot events for weiner-dog lovers

...exploring. I'm headed to the alpine ridges above Sheep Creek and at the south end of Douglas Island, and then to Atlin Lake and the Yukon. If you're interested in getting out, check out the new trail work at the end of Perseverance Trail...
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