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JAS field trip to highlight bird songs

...Gwen Baluss as she listens for bird songs on the Moraine Ecology Trail as part of this week's Juneau Audubon Spring Field...parties are asked to meet at the trail head of the Moraine Ecology Trail, which is located near the parking lot adjacent...
Portions of Steep Creek trail temporarily closed

...longer be able to cross between Moraine Ecology Trail and Steep Creek Trail. Hikers...continue to have access to Moraine Ecology Trail from trailheads at Mendenhall...rope and yellow signs along Moraine Ecology Trail. Maps will be posted at trailheads...
Birding at Mendenhall Rec's Moose Lake

...Mendenhall Recreation Area, with the route mainly circumnavigating Moose Lake. Yesterday's walk was on the Moraine Ecology trail with a visit to Norton Lake. This area, just in front of Mendenhall Lake and Glacier, is also known locally...

...5 mile Montana Creek Road. Details: 789-9844. May 28: Nature walk, 7 a.m., Norton Lake. Meet at Moraine Ecology Trail parking lot. Leader is Bev Agler. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society. Details: 957-1050. May 28: Tracy...
Don't pooh-pooh these bears Some residents have pooh-poohed the danger, said interpreter Denise Wolvin, and continue to hike the Moraine Ecology Trail. "People aren't believing we actually have brown bears. They think we put up brown bear signs because we don't...
Rangers close trail because of bear duo

...voraciously to put on enough fat to carry them through winter hibernation. Rangers have temporarily closed the Moraine Ecology Trail because of bear traffic. Problems developed earlier in the week when a crowd of bear watchers blocked the road...
Local otters make recent tracking trip a family affair

...and airports, I went animal tracking in the fresh snow. Critters had been very active in the area between the Moraine Ecology trail and Mendenhall Lake. Snowshoe hare tracks were very common; lots of prey for a wolf, but our resident black...
Portion of Steep Creek trail sees annual closure

...It's a great viewing opportunity," Neary said.Walkers and bikers won't be allowed to cross between Moraine Ecology Trail and Steep Creek trail, though access from trailheads at Mendenhall River, Dredge Lakes, Glacier Spur Road and...
Outdoors Digest

...clean up after their pets; bags are available in dispensers at trailheads. A new trail that will connect with the Moraine Ecology Trail is being constructed between the two parking lots that will afford elevated views of salmon habitat along Steep...
Survey: Locals split over tours on trails

...recommending at least 16 trails for commercial use. All but three of them are already used commercially - the Moraine Ecology Trail and Photo Point by the Mendenhall Glacier and the Treadwell Mine Historic Loop Trail in Savikko Park. The other...


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