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Photo: Wednesday walk

Lee Dye, left, Dick Deems, center, and Ron Crenshaw walk the Airport Dike Trail out to the Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge on Wednesday. The three said they have been taking a walk, snowshoe or ski every...
Photo: Black and white world

June Degnan's red jacket makes a bold statement in a black and white world of fresh snow and a falling tide along the Airport Dike Trail on Monday.
Empire Editorial: The case for developing the 'Field of Fireweed'

...because zoning committee members vote to keep private land for public use? Not far away are the wetlands and Airport Dike Trail. Both are available to the public and are places where residents can enjoy nature. There's more wilderness beauty surrounding...
Photo: Dog chase

Hanna Stickel watches her daughter, Callie, 4, chase after their dog, Shiba, as they walk the Airport Dike Trail on Friday.
Happy Tails: Nola

...another family. Bob and Pauline are very active and she wanted to see how Pepsi did outside, so took her to the airport dike trail for a walk on a cold winter day. Pauline was surprised at the dog's energy level--the entire walk, Pepsi enthusiastically...
Photo: Fall view

Sherry and John Taber enjoy a view of the Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge from a bench along the Airport Dike Trail on Monday.
Photos: Duck hunting

Rudolph Isturis pauses as he walks on the Airport Dike Trail after duck hunting in the Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge on the first day of the season Monday. Isturis said he found his...
Bird Bits: Killdeer, the plover with two black breast bands

...Washington. Yet, I'm coming to grips with killdeer happily multiplying in wetter habitat, such as along the Airport Dike Trail, as observed by local birder Amy Clarke Courtney. In our area of steep, thick forests plunging into the water, it's...
"Racing The TIDE" Spring Tide Scramble

...checkpoint at the very end of the Mendenhall Wetlands Dike Trail. The seven-mile run followed the Fish Creek Trail...entrance and raced the tide to the end of the Wetlands Dike Trail and back to the Fish Creek parking lot.Distance (7...
Jeff Sauer to lead JAS Bird Walk on Airport Dike trail

Join Jeff Sauer, with the Juneau Audubon Society, for a Bird Walk on the Airport Dike Trail from 8-10 a.m. on Sunday, May 18. This public event will offer birders of all abilities the opportunity to learn more about...


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