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Yax te totem begins life anew

...He replaces damaged areas with fresh cedar.Since 2010, the pole has been stored at the USFS facility, said Juneau Ranger District Recreation Manager Ed Grossman. When it was removed it was waterlogged, so they dried it out indoors - at 48...
Lena Beach improvements could include the return of king salmon to the area

...comments that we received and made some adjustments to what is now the third alternative to address those," Juneau Ranger District Recreation Program Manager Ed Grossman said. "They're minor changes, but we're trying to show we appreciate...
What the rains have wrought

...noticeably on and around Juneau's trails. The most problematic change for the U.S. Forest Service, said Juneau Ranger District Recreation Program Manager Ed Grossman, is a large boulder that slid over the Trail of Time, just uphill from...
Changes coming to West Glacier area, Skater's Cabin

...for 30-day review last Wednesday, Jan. 28. "We obviously are interested in any comments on that," said Juneau Ranger District Recreation Program Manager Ed Grossman. "Once the comments are received, we will make a decision and that decision...
USFS updates reservation, payment process for Auk Village, Mendenhall Lake Campgrounds

...longer be accepted at the campgrounds or at the Juneau Ranger District office. The Forest Service is making these changes...recreation areas. For more information, call the Juneau Ranger District at 907-586-8800.
Windfall Lake Trail improvements dubbed 'art'

...and very expensive to take materials, and we try to use on-site materials if we can," said Forest Service Juneau Ranger District Recreation Manager Ed Grossman. "That includes natural gravels, or cobbles, or milling planks. So that that's...
Suspicious tree fires puzzle Forest Service

...not common in Juneau. He asked that anyone with information about the fires talk to law enforcement officers at Juneau Ranger District on Back Loop Road.In the meantime, he said he hopes someone can catch the suspect in the act.He said, "If...
Water levels decline after Tuesday flood

...campground's entrance."Once the water breaches the entrance to the campground, people are effectively isolated," Juneau Ranger District recreation program manager Ed Grossman said. "So even though the high ground in the RV loop likely would not flood...
Forest Service reopens Nugget Falls trail

...The Forest Service advises not walking through deep water on slippery rocks. For more information, contact the Juneau Ranger District at 586-8800 or the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center at 789-0097.
Fourth of July Schedule

...Alaskan Dames Consignment Shop, Pioneers of Alaska Igloo #6, Bobcat of Juneau, U.S. Forest Service- Juneau Ranger District/Admiralty Island, Shoefly Alaska, Gold Rush Sled Dog Tours, Spongebob, Juneau Dance Theatre, Juneau Pay-it...


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