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Search for missing hiker goes underground

...that connects to a 343-foot long tunnel known as the Lurvey Creek Amphitheater Mine. It was a small,, she didn't survive the fall," Weed said of Lurvey Creek.Regardless of what Weed finds, Buis' family says they...
Pushing beyond Perseverance Trail

...wall foundations and continued to Lurvey Creek. ... Then we reopened some switchback...could look out over the valley." Lurvey Creek is the source of the falls at the...overlook just past a new bridge at Lurvey Creek; the other up switchbacks that...
Trail Mix wraps up this season's work

...Perseverance Trail was destroyed in a flood. Trail Mix completed the new trail this spring as well as a new bridge at Lurvey Creek. "We replaced the old bridge that was washed away and spruced up the trail," Shibler said. "We brought back what...
May outing finds dippers near Fish Creek

...replaced. The trail was mostly dry and easy, although there was still considerable snow near the end. The bridge across Lurvey Creek is still broken but passable by the sure-footed. Avalanche damage of winters past is very evident near trail's...
Scents, sights, sounds on the trails

...thoughts of eggs to be laid in a nest not far away. Where Lurvey Creek joins Gold Creek, I gazed upstream for half an hour...down into Gold Creek, just above the junction with Lurvey Creek. A deep mound of dirt and boulders now squats over...
Boraas takes over as Trail Mix executive director

...cutting," he said. He also plans to work on bridges on Perseverance Trail and work on a more permanent bridge at Lurvey Creek. A lifelong Alaskan, Boraas hails from Soldotna, moving to Juneau for the first time around six years ago to work as...
Perseverance Trail temporarily closed

...Park Service, the city and Alaska State Parks will be used to improve drainage and the trail tread from Ebner Falls to Lurvey Creek, according to a Trail Mix newsletter. Crews also will put in new directional and informational signs on the trail...
A trip back to spring on Perseverance Trail

...At the back of the valley, a big avalanche had dumped a small mountain of snow over Gold Creek and the junction with Lurvey Creek, below Gold Falls. Some of the cottonwood trees in front of the snow pile were damaged nearly to the top, from wind...
Trail work continues this summer

...a volunteer work day scheduled for July 19. Crews will work on the section between the Mount Juneau trail head and Lurvey Creek on the volunteer day, which runs from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Water bars will be installed to improve drainage along...


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