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Juneau's Hidden History: "Three Dam Hikes"

...road, and park near Orca Apartments. There is an old gate blocking a gravel road. Up the road is access to the Gastineau Meadows Trail, and the Treadwell Ditch Trail. If you walk up the road less than a ¼ mile you will see two pull-outs on your...
Trail Mix vies for $100,000 in grants

...going to use this grant funding to build turnpikes through the really muddy section between Blueberry Hills and Gastineau Meadows." Trail Mix applied for four grants last year, two of which were approved for improvements on the Mount Juneau and...
Hiker's paradise only yards away

From a point between the end of Crow Hill Drive and the water tower above, the Gastineau Meadows Trail winds gradually upward through scattered shore pines. For cross-country skiers and snowshoers, the lower meadows offer several...
Bridge construction will close part of Treadwell Ditch trail

...materials for a bridge to cross Lawson Creek are being flown in by helicopter. The closing affects access from Gastineau Meadows Trail, Blueberry Hills and Mount Jumbo Trail.
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PRAC gets second look at tax package options

...feet of trail is proposed. Boraas said the project would reestablish a connection between Mount Jumbo and the Gastineau Meadows Trail, benefit the entire 14-mile Treadwell Ditch Trail and create an alternative bike route between Douglas and North...
Trail Mix honors National Trails Day

...Trail Mix will hold its annual National Trails Day Family Outing on Saturday with a grand opening ceremony of the Gastineau Meadows Trail on Douglas Island. The day's events start with volunteer work on the trail at 8:30 a.m. Volunteers will...
Around Town

...5 cover. $5 Alaskan beer available. Saturday, June 6 National Trails Day Family Outing, 8:30 a.m., Gastineau Meadows Trail, top of Crow Hill, Douglas. Volunteer trail work at 8:30 a.m., ribbon-cutting ceremony hosted by Mayor...


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