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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...
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.
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...
West Glacier Trail improvements slate safety as a priority

...that area, including those that lead to the face of the Mendenhall Glacier, or the one which leads to the summit of Mount McGinnis."Those user-made trails don't meet our requirements," he said. "We can barely keep up maintenance on the...
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...
AroundTown, 8 a.m.-4 p.m., leaving Seadrome Dock. Sponsored by Discovery Southeast. Details: 463-1500. Mount McGinnis hike, 7:30 a.m., meet at West Glacier trail head. Sponsored by Juneau Alpine Club. Details: Steve, 790-1900...
Wedding gets extreme

...Mendenhall Glacier with a chilly wind blowing. At about 8 p.m., just as menacing rain clouds began creeping in over Mount McGinnis, the Ewings and the crew were whisked off the glacier and back to NorthStar Trekking. Their day wasn't over yet...


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