On the Trails: Cranberries

...hiking group wandered among the mining ruins south of Sandy Beach and emerged into sunshine in the muskegs at the foot of Mount Jumbo. A relaxed lunch was followed by a search for bog cranberries, and we found a few. At the edge of the muskegs we also...
On the Trails: Strolling on the Treadwell Ditch Trail

...bridge over Paris Creek has been planned and funded, so eventually Treadwell Ditch walkers can readily join up with the Mount Jumbo trail to the south. That will avoid the risky, slippery-log walking now required for the creek crossing and the...
October First Friday Art Walk

...colorful, stylized landscapes of Point Retreat, Herbert and Mendenhall Glaciers, Warm Springs Bay, Auke Bay Harbor and Mount Jumbo, Tomlinson experimented with incorporating Southeast Alaska themes into pieces inspired by the artistic works of others...
Kevin Sellers sets new Aukeman Sprint Triathlon record

...simulating the race."I am happy with the time," Sellers said. "What I did all winter long to train was climb Mount Jumbo every other week, post-holing the whole way. There are a good group of athletes that want to go out and do those...
Hike time, part I

...stroller or jogger on most portions. Mount Jumbo Trail: Boraas said there is no summer work planned for the Mount (Jumbo) Bradley trail that ends atop the 3,337-foot Mount Jumbo on Douglas Island.The trailhead...
My Turn: Why Project Homeless Connect matters in Juneau take compassionate actions, from tutoring with Big Brothers Big Sisters to doing volunteer trailwork on Mount Jumbo, that bind us as a community, weaving a tapestry that is stronger than our 30,000 individuals. That connection for...
Friends of our forests

...hikes have been going strong for a few years now and that the group enjoys challenges, such as hiking to the top of Mount Jumbo or traversing the Juneau ridge.As we moved through the forest, I listened to the laughter and chatter of the hiking...
Where toddlers rule

...this place," Gress said.He said the group looked at other programs in town, such as the open gym time offered by Mount Jumbo Gym, and realized their own space might fit the bill. The gym also sees a lot of downtime in the middle of the day...
Veliz' new exhibit focuses on Juneau

...Juneau scenes residents will immediately recognize - Mount Jumbo, the Fourth Street stairs, Perseverance Trail - re-visioned...husband and infant son, Vincenzo."For example I love Mount Jumbo, mainly because I stare at it every day out my kitchen...

...12 p.m.: Juneau Economic Development Council board of directors, JEDC conference room.? 2 p.m.: E12-220 Mount Jumbo parking improvements bid opening, Assembly Chambers.? 5 p.m.: Historic Resources Advisory Committee, City Hall...


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