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One last summer road trip for Troop 6

...School to Nugget Falls and back, Chapel by the Lake to John Muir and back, Treadwell Ditch from Dan Moller to Eagle Crest...Sitka, and a three-day trip from Chapel by the Lake to John Muir to Peterson Lake and to the Boy Scout Camp.According...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-08-28/one-last-summer-road-trip-troop-6
Outdoors
Heacox to discuss his new book on John Muir

...April 14. Heacox will talk about his newest book, "John Muir and the Ice that Started a Fire," as part of the ongoing...celebration of the 50th Anniversary of the Wilderness Act. In "John Muir and the Ice That Started a Fire," Heacox describes how...

http://juneauempire.com/art/2014-04-10/heacox-discuss-his-new-book-john-muir
Art
To John Muir cabin in October

...luck, a late October ramble on the Auke Nu trail to the John Muir cabin found us in partial sunshine. Some of the boardwalk...especially in a year of bumper berry crops like this one. The John Muir cabin has been nicely renovated. New floor, new table...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102910/out_727786842.shtml
Outdoors
Refreshing history

Work to remodel the popular John Muir Cabin is moving along right on schedule...explorer, conservationist and author John Muir. As the snow blankets muskeg, firms...northwest of downtown Juneau, the John Muir Cabin can be accessed on foot, by...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/081310/out_694396501.shtml
Outdoors
Getting the upper hand on nature

Maybe John Muir was a fool. Muir, the godfather of contemporary environmentalism, was...tragedy, then, shouldn't be to hail the nobility of the earthquake a la John Muir but to redouble our efforts, however imperfect, to tame the Earth...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/032411/opi_804505091.shtml
Opinion
American beauties

...and cheer and give strength to body and soul alike." - John Muir So begins the latest PBS offering from film-maker Ken...opening than the haunting voice-over of those words from John Muir, one of the early champions of preserving the majestic...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/093009/opi_499195860.shtml
Ed Haizer

...the popular Spaulding Meadow trail, including the Waydelich Creek crossing, and contributed to the construction of the John Muir cabin. They leave behind a community that continues to benefit from many such contributions. Ed leaves behind nephew...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000175257002
Deadly balcony collapse tied to rotted beams

...consul general.The Rev. Aidan McAleenan, a Roman Catholic priest who was sitting Wednesday with two of the injured at John Muir Medical Center in Walnut Creek, said that they were doing fine but that friends of the dead and injured were in shock...

http://juneauempire.com/not-web/2015-06-18/deadly-balcony-collapse-tied-rotted-b
Not For Web
Remembering the Vikings - 'iron slicks' of the muskegs

...by the Vikings, who shared Juneau's latitude) during the Iron Age to make weapons and other goods.Hiking up the John Muir trail recently, I saw many examples of the northern latitudes' classic - and most prevalent - type of muskeg, which...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-04-24/remembering-vikings-iron-slicks-musk
Outdoors
'Singer in the stream' offers glimpse into the life of dippers

...is the Yosemite Conservancy, and John Muir was closely involved with Yosemite...Hocker and Willson added a bit about John Muir - the cover now informs the reader that the dipper was "John Muir's favorite bird."They changed...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2015-04-24/singer-stream-offers-glimpse-life-di
Outdoors

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