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Salmon return, US Forest Service closes backside of Steep Creek Trail

...Hikers and bikers should realize that with the closure in place there is no access to the visitor center area from Moraine Ecology Trail, Glacier Spur Road or Dredge Lakes. Signs announcing the closure have been posted at all trailheads. People...
Seasonal trail update, Part II

...crews, so their reliability is not confirmed.MORAINE ECOLOGY TRAIL: Dilger said users should be aware the Church of...putting their youth to work with a service day on the Moraine Ecology Trail in late July.He said work crews will brush the...
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...
Photos: Helping hands

Lena Kawakami, right, and Naomi Welling, both 14 and from Juneau, help remove brush on the Moraine Ecology Trail on Friday. They are part of 110 students from around Southeast and the Yukon Territory attending the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Youth Conference.
West Glacier Trail improvements slate safety as a priority

...there's a fee per client.Other recent projects similarly funded include the Nugget Falls, East Glacier and Moraine Ecology trails. He also said the USFS has future plans to fund improvements to the Denver and Laughton glacier trails in a similar...
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...

...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...
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...
Runners' Corner: Juneau is full of ideal places to run

...McPhetres said he likes to start at the bridge, heading past the manmade Dredge Lake and continuing on to the Moraine Ecology Trail near the East Glacier Visitor's Center. After a 11 2-mile loop around the Moraine Trail, McPhetres heads...
Neighbors Briefs

...Schneider of the U.S. Forest Service called upon Troop 6 to help. The scouts worked on the Mendenhall Glacier Moraine Ecology Trail to prevent erosion and keep sediments out of a salmon stream. The scouts involved in digging and transplanting...


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