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Photo: Counting tree rings

Eric Kueffner stops Wednesday to count the growth rings in trees blown down last winter along the DuPont Trail. Trail Mix cleared and opened the trail in May.
Police and fire dispatches for July 21, 2015

...was involved.Search and rescue? At 10:50 p.m. Sunday, Alaska State Troopers responded to an overdue hiker on Dupont Trail at the end of Thane Road. Daniel Luce, 50 of Juneau, reported by cellphone that he was lost in the woods off the...
Downtown and Douglas get gusty

...harbors are advised to properly moor their vessels."Already there have been reports of falling trees, like one on the Dupont Trail, and a toppled gangway in Douglas Harbor. Juneau and Douglas should get a reprieve from the winds and very possibly...
Photo: Toppled tree

Animal Austin, left, and Cal Richert of Last Frontier Forestry and Tree Service view a large tree on Wednesday that came down on the first bridge on the Dupont Trail at the end of Thane Road. Sunday's wind storm is believed to have toppled the tree.
Part II: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...gifting hikers with 360-degree views of northern Southeast Alaska. On a clear, mid-summer day, this one is a gem. Dupont Trail: In an area that once housed the explosives for Juneau's mining community, there now exists a pleasant beach with...
My Turn: Don't move noise problem to Thane

...hatchery, or enjoy an evening at the Thane Ore House. Many also drive to the end of Thane Road to enjoy a hike on the Dupont trail. It is interesting to note that the proposed Thane heliport sites would ensure that neither tourists nor Juneau residents...
Around Town

Today No events were submitted for today. Saturday, Dec. 29 Parks and Rec Dupont Trail hike, 9:30 a.m., Dupont trailhead at the end of Thane Road. About five miles round trip. Wear hiking boots or rubber boots...
Sports In Juneau

...hike -- Meet at 9:30 a.m. at the DuPont Trailhead at the end of Thane Road for an easy five-mile walk of the DuPont Trail. Wear waterproof hiking or rubber boots, wear warm layers of clothing, and bring plenty of food and water. No dogs...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Creek Correctional Center. A Coast Guard rescue boat crew from Juneau located two hikers lost Saturday night on the DuPont Trail. A woman, 61, and a man, 58, hiked about five miles down the trail from Thane Road and became lost at nightfall...
Best Bets: January good time to hit trails, galleries

...perched on the airport fence next to the trail, unnoticed by a crowd of dog-walkers wrangling with their pets. The Dupont Trail at the end of Thane Road was in excellent shape this week, ice-free and accessible. Dippers, or water ouzels...


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