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Eagle Beach beefs up grooming equipment

...Beach Recreation Area is now boasting some beefy new grooming equipment which solidifies the state-run park as a true...The new gear replaces a set of hand-me-down grooming equipment that has been riddled with problems over the past...
The Juneau Community Foundation funds challenge grant for Juneau Nordic Ski Club

...16,000 to purchase new cross country ski trail grooming equipment. JCF's funds, combined with $5,500 from the...quieter than the models volunteers currently use. The grooming equipment they have in mind is the Yellowstone Track System...
Arrrgh!!! Buckwheat Ski Classic registration now open March. Racers also have the option of joining the society for $10 per year and donating to the society's grooming equipment fund.Print registration forms and membership applications will be available at the usual locations: The Mountain...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...Anchorage, Nordic ski trail grooming equipment has the size and power of a...Anchorage, Nordic ski trail grooming equipment has the size and power of a...Anchorage, Nordic ski trail grooming equipment has the size and power of a...
Volunteers' sweat keeps ski trails open

In big cities like Anchorage, Nordic ski trail grooming equipment has the size and power of a woolly mammoth with hydraulic components. In small cities like Juneau, Arctic Cats take on the job...
Snow report

...perimeter of the Lower Meadow Loop was packed and set the previous weekend, but minimal snow will not allow the grooming equipment to trackset until the area gets new snow. For updated information, call 586-5330. The Juneau Nordic Ski Club...
Snow report

...skate skiing. The Lower Meadow Loop remains closed but with more snow in the forecast, trails conditions may allow grooming equipment in the near future. The Juneau Nordic Ski Club reported the Mendenhall Campground was set recently for skating...
Nordic Ski Club Membership

...Trail groomers volunteer their time, and membership fees are used to pay for fueling, maintaining, and replacing grooming equipment (including the recent purchase of a new snow machine ). The modest membership fee is a bargain for those of us...
Juneau area ski and snow report as of Feb. 23

...around ? the icy washed-out patches are gone. Reports also stated that the lake does not look ready to handle the grooming equipment.? For current comments and regular updates on all Nordic trail conditions in the Juneau area, go online to http...
Trail upgrades continue near glacier

...trails intersecting with the Dredge Lakes loops and the Powerline and Under the Thunder trails so that groomers and grooming equipment can move (in and out) safely," said Ed Grossman, Forest Service District Recreation Program Manager. "We...


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