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Photo: Autumn journeys

Anitra Winkler, left, and Nick Svinicki begin a kayak trip across Mendenhall Lake on Tuesday.
Scavenger hunt filmmakers

...overlooked by a lot of other documentaries," he said.Using their submarine, for example, they plan to film in the Mendenhall Lake, in the ocean, and in nearby channels."We're actually going to do a live stream for people (during ROV filming...
Jökulhlaup 2: Flood anew

...Mendenhall Glacier has caused Mendenhall Lake and River to rise once again...water in Suicide Basin above Mendenhall Lake began rising about two feet per...The outburst on July 11 caused Mendenhall Lake to swell to record levels - 11...
Photo: A chill in the water

Freezing nighttime temperatures have left a layer of ice on Mendenhall Lake as seen on Thursday.
Mendenhall Lake Campground now open

The Mendenhall Lake Campground is now open for the 2014 summer season, according to a release from the U.S. Forest Service. The campground officially...
Mendenhall Lake campers warned to properly secure food from foraging bears

JUNEAU - Several campers at the Mendenhall Lake Campground have recently learned that illegally storing...personal injury.The Tongass National Forest reminds all Mendenhall Lake campers that food must be secured in approved storage...
USFS: Use caution when visiting Mendenhall Lake, Glacier

...Ranger Brad Orr, in a press release Friday morning, is asking people to be aware and cautious when visiting the Mendenhall Lake and glacier area. The water level is rising in Suicide Basin."Kayakers and rafters should stay away from the glacier...
Mendenhall Lake, River crested well below flood stage early Friday morning

...minor flooding Friday morning, Mendenhall Lake and Mendenhall River swelled...cover parts of View Drive and Mendenhall Lake Spur Road and flood a few houses...neared its zenith - 8.36 feet at Mendenhall Lake and 9.98 feet at Mendenhall...
Tern colonies failed this year near Mendenhall, South Sawyer glaciers

...not always successful. This year, the colony at Mendenhall Lake moved to a new area, and both it and a colony at...This year's jokuhlaup didn't affect the colony at Mendenhall Lake, Baluss said. Both terns and gulls were nesting...
Flood waters receding

...after reaching record levels at Mendenhall Lake and near-record levels along...the Mendenhall Glacier and into Mendenhall Lake and Mendenhall River. The lake...between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. Mendenhall Lake reached its peak at 4:30 p...


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