On the Trails: Hiking to Granite Basin

...unusually clear day.The rest of the hikers, slightly more numerous, chose a more leisurely hike, going up the Granite Creek trail to the basin. That old avalanche that had rested over the trail for several years was finally gone completely...
Nifty Fifty has new look, same rugged run

...Red Mill Trail, the Glory Hole Trail, Granite Creek Trail, the Mt. Roberts Trail up to the...on Perseverance to the intersection with Granite Creek Trail. Go out and back on Granite Creek Trail, then continue down Perseverance back...
Shilon, Phelps win Juneau's new Nifty Fifty course

...towards the Glory Hole.That group thinned to Reardon, Bursell and Shilon at the top of the second trail climb up Granite Creek, with the rest of the field strung out along that route, exchanging pleasantries to the leaders as they passed each...
Southeast Adventure: Observation Loop

...over the Juneau Ridge, then down Granite Creek Basin and Perseverance Trail...stared down into the green of Granite Creek Basin. By this point it was getting...decided we were OK with that.Granite Creek Basin was almost completely free...
Summer Hikes: Part II

...trail up Mt. Juneau and also the Granite Creek trail had both been recently brushed...numbed it enough to get me down to Granite Creek. By the time I hit Perseverance...As we wound our way down to Granite Creek, we were greeted with fields...
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...
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...
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...
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.
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...


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