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Youth runners' 'feat' goes 'round the block

...starting out any incline can be serious.Runners could also log a mile at a different location such as Twin Lakes, Herbert Glacier, or a local race, or substitute two miles of biking to earn one mile on the charts.The youth were also encouraged...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2014-08-12/youth-runners-feat-goes-round-block
Sports
SEACC hosting educational hike on new Canadian mining efforts near Herbert Glacier

...is leading a free walk to the Herbert Glacier from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m...claim in that area."Since the Herbert Glacier and Windfall Lake trails are...changes, if any, a mine at the Herbert Glacier will bring to both the Windfall...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-08-22/seacc-hosting-educational-hike-new-c
Outdoors
Part I: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...from the road to the cabin is 4.3 miles. Herbert Glacier Trail: Herbert Glacier Trail, a 4.9-mile-long popular trail...who wish to wade see the plain of glacial silt Herbert Glacier has left before it), suffered from some of...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-23/2014-juneau-trail-roundup-part-i
Outdoors
Part II: Kayaking the west side of Lynn Canal from Haines to Juneau

...four boats (including ferries) and a tug. From the eastern tip of Lincoln, I pointed the kayak at Gull Island. Herbert Glacier and Mount Ernest Gruening slowly grew closer.Near Amalga Harbor, an eagle swooped up a salmon fry only to have it...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2014-05-02/part-ii-kayaking-west-side-lynn-cana
Outdoors
Celebrate the New Year off the beaten path

...at Eaglecrest is another good idea. Of course, any one of Juneau's trails would work. One of my favorites is Herbert Glacier. Chinese lanterns? You can take a cue from the University of Alaska Southeast students and release homemade Chinese...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-12-30/celebrate-new-year-beaten-path
Local
Ancient trees emerge from frozen forest 'tomb'

...It's an ongoing process," said Professor Emeritus of Geophysics Roman Motyka. The recession of Eagle and Herbert glaciers is revealing trees of a similar age, he said.In Glacier Bay, Connor and other researchers have found evidence...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-09-13/ancient-trees-emerge-frozen-forest-t
Outdoors
Photo: Herbert Glacier

Water rushes along side Herbert Glacier on Wednesday and will merge into...Herbert River. The 4.6 mile Herbert Glacier Trail begins at Mile 28 of the...along the Herbert River to the Herbert Glacier. Visitors should leave a trip...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-05-30/photo-herbert-glacier
Local
Chilkat trek tackled by UAS Outdoor Studies students

...One might think stuffing food, gear and clothing into a backpack is simple. And it is, for a casual day hike to Herbert Glacier, for instance. But for an expedition into the wilderness, participants would need more than hiking boots, granola...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2013-07-12/chilkat-trek-tackled-uas-outdoor-stu
Outdoors
Lynn Canal Running Camp finishes

...camp merges daily workshops with runs on Juneau's amazing trail system, including Thunder Mountain, Dan Mohler, Herbert Glacier, Boy Scout Beach, the 13-mile Montana Creek/Windfall trail and a 3K time trial. Workshops were held by local...

http://juneauempire.com/sports/2013-07-03/lynn-canal-running-camp-finishes
Sports
2012 business news round-up

...good, Grande Portage and Quaterra Resources Inc. are still in the exploration stage of developing their claim at Herbert Glacier.Chieftain Metals has its environmental assessment from the Canadian government to build a road to its mine near...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2013-01-03/2012-business-news-round
Local

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