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Updated: Flood watch in effect for Mendenhall lake, river

...through Wednesday evening for Mendenhall lake and river due a release at 4 p.m. Wednesday, Mendenhall Lake had risen above bankfull stage...Cabin, and will begin to flood Mendenhall Lake Campground. The NWS is predicting...
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...
At glacier, a casual jökulhlaup season

...Icelandic name jökulhlaup, had done its worst. Mendenhall Lake had risen about a foot and a third since the day before...glacial melt water fill Suicide Basin, uphill from Mendenhall Lake. Water fills this basin until its pressure is so...
Photo: Rising water

Tricia Hart and her daughter, Liz, 13, wade in the rising water near the West Glacier Trailhead after kayaking in Mendenhall Lake on Tuesday.
USFS updates reservation, payment process for Auk Village, Mendenhall Lake Campgrounds

JUNEAU - The U.S. Forest Service has revised the reservation and payment process for Auk Village and Mendenhall Lake Campgrounds, according to a release this week. In 2015, all campsites need to be reserved and paid for through the Recreation...
More guided tours on tap for glacier

...Friday afternoon, hundreds of tourists filed into the glacier visitor center and stood taking photos in front of Mendenhall Lake.Among them was local couple Burt and Amanda Newman, sticking out in Xtratufs and Muck Boots, respectively. They...
Skaters take to the ice on Mendenhall Lake, they made plans to go to Mendenhall Lake. Year after year, it's a...At about 4 p.m. Monday, at Mendenhall Lake's Skater's Cabin Picnic 600 people can be found on Mendenhall Lake on busy days, Pillifant said...
Photo: Mendenhall Lake pilgrimage

Scores of Juneau residents travel across the frozen Mendenhall Lake to explore the Mendenhall Glacier on Sunday.
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...
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...


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