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Off the Beaten Path: Dogs of our lives

...last muskeg and followed a well-beaten trail into the thick, dark forest. A half hour later we popped out onto East Glacier Trail, right before the long series of stairs that leads to the cutoff for Nugget Creek Trail. By the end of the hike...
Text message helps searchers locate lost hiker

...down in the valley, but (Lam) was high up enough where his phone worked."Lam reported that he had been hiking East Glacier Trail and Nugget Creek Trail, which begin behind the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, and that he got lost and was...
Late-night search for missing hiker resolves with a phone call

...about 2:30 p.m. and still hadn't returned.Juneau Mountain Rescue members searched for him Wednesday night on East Glacier Trail and Nugget Creek Trail and again Thursday morning before the man made contact with them.
Frank edges Elliott on Ben Blackgoat course

...Blackgoat would run everyday. During school he would look for people to go running with him on Mt. Roberts or East Glacier Trail but Perseverance was his favorite."If he ran with all the girls he would stay with us and then go back and run...
A Bouldering Pair

...other sports aside from bouldering). In Juneau, they boulder in Tee Harbor, a spot behind Fred Meyer, around East Glacier trail, and, in addition to their apartment, they indoor climb at the Rock Dump. The last few years, spots have been...
Dog mauling, encounters on trails remind hikers to be cautious

...laid back, but as with most bears, a surprise would provoke her.A man was also false charged by a black bear on East Glacier trail in May. That bear didn't have cubs, but it turned out there was someone heading up the trail the opposite way...
Slow down or hit a big bump at glacier

...just been born, and mothers are territorial, she said. Bears have been spotted on the Nugget Falls Trail and the East Glacier Trail. Dog walkers should keep their pets leashed, she said, to avoid any unwanted interactions with mama bears...
Off the Beaten Path: A query to Red Bull to sponsor my birding league

...drinking a glass of vintage Chateauneuf'du'pape while surfing with great white sharks. Yesterday, during walking East Glacier Trail with my dad, I saw my first sharp-shinned hawk of the year, inspiring a similar feeling to base jumping naked...
The 2013 Sports Year In Review

...This young baseball loving boy, age 15, and a friend, age 14, were spending a day riding their bikes on the East Glacier Trail.I like to imagine they were passing time until a game that night.They left their bikes and the trail and crossed...
Part I: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...trail roundup with details on the status of the most popular trails in town. East Glacier:The three-mile loop of East Glacier Trail is easily walkable at this point in the season. Black bears have been spotted around the trail, so be bear aware...


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