Coffee with Ethel: An Alaska Native leader looks back

...people running up on the ridges and that is what I love to do. I love to climb."Her favorite place to hike is on Mount Jumbo."I liked to go in June because there are all kinds of flowers and those little marmots," Lund said. "I like those...
What's happening this week

...bookmarks, cookies, small toys, maps of haunted houses and more.Douglas Ghost Walk, 4:30-6:30 p.m., Mount Jumbo Gym, Sat., Oct. 31: Games, treats and costumes for young children.Halloween Ball, 8-11:30 p.m., JAACC...
Juneau's Hidden History: "Three Dam Hikes"

...The last dam is a mystery to most. It is called the Ready Bullion Dam, and is located in a small valley south of Mount Jumbo (Bradley). It is an impressive 500 feet long and 50 feet tall. However, out of the three dams it is one of the...
Chilkat Crossing

...curious, inspired, and grateful to live in this land. The day after returning from the Chilkat crossing I was hiking up Mount Jumbo with a friend and she was asking me what other places I have been which have appealing trails, mountains, and wilderness...
The Redefinition of Running: Juneau Style

...trails. Try all you want though, but unless you are a super human you will never run the entire way to the top of Mount Jumbo, up on to Blackerby Ridge, or to the top of Mount Roberts. It's logical to do as I initially did and simply disregard...
Juneau actor, playwright's script wins prestigious reading, workshop

...wouldn't have time for.Law and anthropology became less interesting to him, and after a scary fall while hiking Mount Jumbo in which he hit his head badly, he changed his major to theater."That kind of gave me a whole new perspective...
A Favorite Trail for Every Situation

...with sweeping views, I find myself feeling that the Mount Jumbo Trail is my favorite. I don't know that I have ever...The good thing is that if you can learn to run down Mount Jumbo with any level of comfort you will be able to run pretty...
Halloween happenings

...Venture through the creepy cave and get lost in the Library Labyrinth. ? Ghost Walk, 4:30?6:30 p.m., Mount Jumbo Gym. This event includes a costume party and is free. Call 586-2936 for details.? Halloween Dance, 8 p.m...
Photo: Alaska Day sunset

The sun sets on Mount Jumbo as seen from Evergreen Cemetary on Friday, Alaska Day.
Unsung Heroes of the Trails: Marc Scholten

...brusher, until tennis elbow slowed him down, have made a difference. We stopped at a few access points for views of Mount Jumbo, which Scholten has helped to open, and at one for downtown Juneau and the Gastineau Channel.A less brushy trail has...


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