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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.
Underwater salmon cam operating again

...far and away the most popular of all Forest Service web videos.Pete Schneider, a fisheries biologist on the Juneau Ranger District, has been the project's champion. Schneider was recently recognized for his accomplishments at the Rise to...
Mendenhall Lake campers warned to properly secure food from foraging bears

...increasing number of incidents, enforcement is being stepped up. Campers who fail to secure their food from bears may be cited, removed from the campground or both.For more information, contact the Juneau Ranger District at 586-8800.
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...
USFS: Use caution when visiting Mendenhall Lake, Glacier

JUNEAU - Juneau Ranger District Ranger Brad Orr, in a press release Friday morning, is asking...wfo=pajk&gage=jsba2.For more information, contact the Juneau Ranger District at 586-8800 or the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center at 789-0097...
Crystal, Glacier and Moraine lakes open to king salmon fishing

...the Mendenhall Glacier Recreation Area. Trailheads to the area are located behind the U.S. Forest Service Juneau Ranger District office and near the Mendenhall River on Back Loop Road, and at the end of Dredge Lake Road. Trail maps posted...
USFS invites public to International Migratory Bird Day

...Americas. The day will mark more than sixteen years of participation by Tongass National Forest.The IMBD program is family-friendly and free of charge. For more information contact Gwen Baluss at the Juneau Ranger District, 789-6254.
Unsung Heroes of the Trails: Marc Scholten

...forester, and became a recreation forester with the Juneau Ranger District. He retired three years ago, after 34 years of...For the last three years of his job, he managed Juneau Ranger District trails.He volunteered on trails even before retiring...
Green haze falls on Juneau

...count could not be found. Sources at the Forest Service, Alaska Department of Environmental Conservation, the Juneau Rangers District and the Juneau Forestry Sciences Laboratory, were unaware of where to find a pollen count for the Juneau area...
US Forest Service seeks campground host

...Tlingit Natives. It is located 15 miles Northwest of Juneau on Glacier Highway. For more information, contact the Juneau Ranger District, Tongass National Forest, 789-6264.


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