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Two pairs of lost hikers located over Labor Day weekend

...maintained trail ends.In another dispatch, troopers said they received a phone call from two lost hikers descending Mount McGinnis about 10:21 p.m. Saturday. The dispatch states that 24-year-old Brennon Oakley of Texas and 36-year-old...
Photo: Aerial view

Paraglider Gerry Donohoe rides an updraft of air off of Grand Child Peaks Monday with Mount McGinnis in the background.
On the Trails: Strolling in the March sunshine

...mountain goats were visible on the ledges on the far side of the falls, and we spotted four of them on the base of Mount McGinnis, not far above the glacier ice. Juncos were singing from the tops of small cottonwoods and varied thrushes squalled...
Snow films to raise money for trail, cabin

...We thought it would be a cool spot."The family of snowboarder Matthew Brakel, who died in an avalanche on Mount McGinnis in 1999, started a fund towards a cabin at Cropley Lake, Chris Miller said. SNOvember adds to that.There will...
Runners set fast pace at Cameron Clark

...annual race is held in honor of lifelong Juneau resident Cameron Hal Clark who died on July 1, 2009, while hiking on Mount McGinnis. He was 16 years old and loved the outdoors all year round. He participated in and won many trail and road races...
Part II: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...overlooking the Mendenhall Glacier, lake and valley. After that outcrop, the trail continues, unmaintained, to Mount McGinnis. Outer Point Trail:Outer Point Trail will soon be the first wheelchair-accessible trail to a Juneau beach. This...
Photo: Morning exercise

Gordon Blue exercies Patch, his female Blue Heeler/Springer Spaniel mix in the Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge on Wednesday. Fresh snow from Tuesday's storm coats the peaks of Mount McGinnis, left, and Stroller White Mountain in the background.
Troopers and volunteers rescue lost hikers on West Glacier Trail, Mount McGinnis

...West Glacier Trial and another on Mount McGinnis.Troopers said in a dispatch...circumstances of a lost hiker on Mount McGinnis, near the glacier.Troopers...Eric Mullen, hiked to the top of Mount McGinnis, but lost sight of the trail...
Photo: Roof repairs

Shawn Hartsock of North Pacific Erectors works on repairing the roof of the Foreign Auto Repair building on Mendenhall Mall Road against the backdrop of Mount McGinnis on Tuesday.
Around Town

...p.m., at the school. Cost is $10. Parent permission is required. Details: 790-3263. Saturday, May 28 Mount McGinnis hike, 7:30 a.m., meet at West Glacier trailhead. Sponsored by Juneau Alpine Club. Details: Steve, 790-1900...


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