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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...
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...
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...
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.
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...


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