Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...I love to climb."Her favorite place to hike is on Mount Jumbo."I liked to go in June because there are all kinds of flowers...strolling, and it was the Treadwell Ditch Trail leading toward Jumbo.She's still a sports fan, and knew my name from my work...
What About West Peak?

...then Gastineau Peak, Mt. Roberts, and Sheep Mt. Looking at Douglas Island from downtown Juneau, Mt. Bradley (aka Mt. Jumbo) dominates the skyline, and Mt. Troy welcomes hikers traveling up the Dan Moller trail or crossing over from Eaglecrest...
Photo: A beautiful morning on Mt. Jumbo

Mt. Juneau and Mt. Roberts are a backdrop for the city of Juneau shown through a field of Lupine wildflowers on Mt. Jumbo Sunday morning.
What's happening this week

...screenprinted bookmarks, cookies, small toys, maps of haunted houses and more.Douglas Ghost Walk, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Mount Jumbo Gym, Sat., Oct. 31: Games, treats and costumes for young children.Halloween Ball, 8-11:30 p.m., JAACC, Sat...
Mount Jumbo Gym Preschool to continue hosting open gyms

JUNEAU - Mount Jumbo Gym Preschool is hosting open gyms for Juneau families and caregivers with their preschool-aged kids, ages 1-6. Open gyms...
Biking, hiking Kennecott's abandoned mines

...Christine Simko, and I biked both the Jumbo and Bonanza Mine trails on day trips on...sentiments could be applied to the nearby Jumbo Mine trip, which is one mile longer and...height. The cable crosses the trail to Jumbo Mine in two spots.Similar but different...
On Writing: Bologna and the Borg

...incomprehensible sort of way) is "talk with each other intelligently about writing." To be fair, this kind of institutional mumbo-jumbo (aka "bureaucratese") began floating our way long ago. Danish philosopher Søren Kierkegaard saw it coming 150 years ago...
Jumbo-vision: Standing on the top of Douglas Island

...this season, I strongly recommend Mount Jumbo (also known as Mount Bradley) on Douglas...prominent peaks are stunning, but Mount Jumbo has the added benefit of being readily...narrow spine of Douglas Island, Mount Jumbo offers what is perhaps the best 360-degree...
A local classic Mount Jumbo's summer couloir

...Mount Bradley, locally known as Mount Jumbo. The snow route described here is easily...issues at Located on the west side of Mount Jumbo's treacherous, cliffed north face...are a number of good reasons why Mount Jumbo's summer couloir should be considered...
Off the Beaten Path: Stories told in tracks

On Sunday afternoon I wandered up Mount Jumbo accompanied by my good pal, Pancho, a golden retriever. Through...places that seemed to offer no visual cues.Near the top of Mount Jumbo, I studied the slight impressions in the snow of old ptarmigan...


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