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Nifty Fifty has new look, same rugged run

...the Glory Hole Trail, Granite Creek Trail, the Mt. Roberts Trail up to the cross, and the Salmon Creek trail almost...start on Basin Road. Then go out Basin Road to the Mt. Roberts Trail. Climb Mt. Roberts to Father Brown's Cross and...
Pure Sole: Random gravity check

...beverage and communication skills to get us out of a jam.But then there is gravity.Somewhere heading up the Mt. Roberts Trail, over Gold Ridge, onto Gastineau Peak and off towards Roberts Peak, I forgot about gravity.My first wind gave...
Thinking of Sharon

...apparently while hiking in the Mt. Roberts trail area or possibly further beyond...happened? We were hiking the Mt. Roberts trail the day after she was reported...that is where she went. The Mt. Roberts trail connects to so many peaks...
Rainy Roberts run

...Streets to reach the start of the Mt. Roberts Trail, and then made their way up...Tram Run, held Saturday on the Mt. Roberts Trail. The race course began at the...Roberts Trailhead and up the Mt. Roberts Trail to the cross above the upper...
Around Town

...Aug. 2 Shrine of St. Therese grounds closed to the public. Details: 780-6112. Volunteers needed for work on Mt. Roberts trail, 9 a.m., Base of the Tram on Roberts. Bring appropriate clothes gloves, water and a lunch. Details: James...
How to avoid getting lost in the wilderness

...looking. "We're very lucky with Josh (Shrader) that he'd e-mailed a friend and said 'I'm going to go up Mt. Roberts trail and come back out Sheep Creek,'" Bowler said. Otherwise the searchers wouldn't have known where to start...
Outsiders: Luke Metcalfe

...tranquil experience. Worst outdoor experience: In third grade, on Thanksgiving day, my dad and I were hiking on Mt. Roberts trail before dinner. There is an old flume trail that cuts off from the main path and goes into the basin. It peters...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...champion Moose at Juneau-Douglas High School. Games begin at 8 p.m. both Friday and Saturday. Saturday, Jan. 8 Mt. Roberts Trail hike: Meet at 9:30 a.m. at end of 6th Avenue in downtown Juneau. Four-mile roundtrip hike with 1,600-foot...
Juneau Empire Story Archive

...the Mt. Roberts Tramway up during Saturday's free day. Two or more brothers from the family decided to hike the Mt. Roberts Trail down, but one left the switchbacks and began a descent straight down to Gastineau Avenue. "He got well off the...
Trail Mix applies for trail funding

...The Sheep Creek trail, Mt. Juneau trail, and the Mt. Roberts trail are all on the docket for potential upgrades. Schaaf...designed with sustainability in mind," he said. The Mt. Roberts trail, for instance, draws locals and visitors throughout...


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