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Youth run to new heights

...ridge (Mount Juneau), but I always love hiking into Granite Creek Basin, that is one of my favorite spots to hike. This...Mount Juneau trail, along the Juneau ridge, down into Granite Creek Basin and onto Perseverance Trail.JDHS senior athlete...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-07-01/youth-run-new-heights
Sports
Photo: Ain't No Mountain High Enough

...the Lynn Canal Running Camp pose on top of Mt. Juneau on Thursday before completing a run along the ridge and down Granite Creek to Perseverance Trail. Camp participants spend a week at the Methodist Camp where they sleep, make meals and socialize...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-06-27/photo-aint-no-mountain-high-enough
Sports
Part II: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...with the city to get that replaced in coming years. Granite Creek Trail: According to recent reports from frequent trail user Mary Willson, the Granite Creek Trail, which begins off of the Perseverance Trail...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-29/part-ii-2014-juneau-trail-roundup
Outdoors
On the Trails: Going to Granite Creek Basin

This is one of my favorite Juneau hikes. In mid-May, some friends and I time-traveled from almost full summer (at the head of Perseverance Trail) to very early spring in the basin, just in time for lunch.

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-29/trails-going-granite-creek-basin
Outdoors
On day three, search for hiker continues

...Juneau trail system. They covered trails on Mount Juneau to the backside of Mount Roberts and out to Sheep Creek and Granite Creek Trail.They scaled back the search perimeter Tuesday and looked more thoroughly on Mount Roberts, Birt said."This...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-05-27/day-three-search-hiker-continues
Local
Part I: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...grows up during the peak of summer.Other trails accessible from Perseverance include the Mount Juneau Trail, the Granite Creek Trail, which is traditionally snow-covered until June, and the Red Mill Trail, which has only recently cleared...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-23/2014-juneau-trail-roundup-part-i
Outdoors
Thinking of Sharon

...of the ridge, but were unsure how to drop down into Granite Creek safely. Rather than risk going down the wrong way...Basin Road to the Perseverance Trail, Mt. Juneau, Granite Creek Basin, Mt. Olds ? well, you get the idea. The problem...

http://juneauempire.com/blog-post/betsy-fischer/2014-06-08/thinking-sharon
No man left behind

...pace up Perseverance Trail to the Granite Creek trailhead allowed us to warm up. It was at the head of the Granite Creek Trail where we hit the first real...camera bag.At the end of the Granite Creek Trail we summited through a pass...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-03-13/no-man-left-behind
Sports
Photo: Summer Ptarmigan

A Ptarmigan sits on a bluff on Mt. Juneau Ridge above Granite Creek on Friday. The individual still is shedding winter plumage. Summer diet includes berries, flowers, leaves, twigs and seeds.

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-07-01/photo-summer-ptarmigan
Local
Race cancelled? Hike a mountain

...encountered on the new switchbacks up Mt. Juneau.Tom Thompson was up at 5 a.m. to do the "ridge run" and came down Granite Creek.Phil Moritz was up an hour later doing it.The Geoff Roes wedding party was doing part of it with Observation Ridge...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-07-02/race-cancelled-hike-mountain
Sports

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