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Forest Service proposes raised cabin fees

...their tent more to avoid that competition, she said. According to figures provided by Cummins, Dan Moller, the Juneau Ranger District's most popular cabin, had a 77.22 percent occupancy rate over the year's 365 days, for a total of 1...
Parks: Welcome, Fourth Graders

...summer crowds arrive, Hinds said.In the winter, the Visitor Center is open Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. The Juneau Ranger District office also has passes."I would love to see all the fourth graders coming in with their vouchers, getting...
Mendenhall Prospectus open house to be held tonight

...Glacier Recreation Area, or MGRA, are invited to attend an open house meeting from 5-8 p.m., Aug. 21, at the Juneau Ranger District office conference room, 8510 Mendenhall Loop Road (near the Weather Service office).The U.S. Forest...
Local Sports Calendar for Friday, July 10

...30 p.m., Dredge Lakes Mountain Bike Race. Registration (and parking) begins at 2 p.m. at trailhead behind Juneau Ranger District office on Back Loop Road. $10 race registration. Must be a Juneau Freewheelers member to participate...
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...
Photo: Kayaking in the wilderness

Kevin Hood, Wilderness Program Manager for the Juneau Ranger District of the U.S. Forest Service, right, trains, Peter Landres, US Forest Service Ecologist with the Aldo Leopold Research...
Meetings set for invasive plants discussion

...Sunday, Yakutat Kwaan Forest Service Conference Room. Details: Susan, 784-3359.? 4-7:30 p.m., Monday, Juneau Ranger District Office Conference Room. Details: John or Rick, 586-8800.? 4-7 p.m., July 21, Angoon Tribal Hall...
Portions of Steep Creek trail temporarily closed

...have access to Moraine Ecology Trail from trailheads at Mendenhall River, Dredge Lake, Glacier Spur Road and the Juneau Ranger District parking lot. Signs have been posted at the four access trails alerting trail users to the closure. The closure...
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...
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...


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