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New 2015 Juneau Icefield map available

...Geographic at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, the Juneau Ranger District front desk, and the map machine located in...National Forest Map Store or The USGS Store. Both the Juneau Ranger District and the Mendenhall Visitor Center will be selling...
Trail roundup 2015

...year's rainy conditions.Peterson Lake TrailA Trail Mix crew is "going gangbusters" at Peterson Lake Trail, said Juneau Ranger District Recreation Program Manager Ed Grossman. "It's just looking great."For the past couple seasons, Trail...
What's happening this week

...reception immediately following. Details: or Ranger District's annual Family Fishing Day, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 13, Twin Lakes in Juneau. Partners are the...
Youth fishing events announced across Southeast

...Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian and all persons should bring proper footwear and clothing.The Juneau Ranger District's annual Family Fishing Day will run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, June 13 at Twin Lakes...
Empire Editorial: Put it 'cold out'

...senior firefighter with the U.S. Forest Service on the Juneau Ranger District, about four years ago. And, Stransky's...historically the busiest time for U.S. Forest Service Juneau Ranger District firefighters. They access fire locations by...
Local USFS camp sites no longer accepting cash, check

...will no longer be accepted at the campgrounds or the Juneau Ranger District office.These changes are being made to make...recreation areas.For more information contact the Juneau Ranger District at 907-586-8800.
USFS invites public to celebrate International Migratory Bird Day; bird walks begin

...participants can stop by and see birds any time during the morning. For more information contact Gwen Baluss at the Juneau Ranger District, 907-789-6254 or e-mail at Juneau Audubon Society bird walks for the rest...
What the rains have wrought

...most 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...
Yax te totem begins life anew

...pole. 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...
Lena Beach improvements could include the return of king salmon to the area the 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...


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