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USFS: Use caution when visiting Mendenhall Lake, Glacier for waves from calving and be aware of water conditions if on the Nugget Falls Trail. Mendenhall Campground and Nugget Creek Trail may be closed if officials determine the water is rising to a critical level."The U.S. Forest Service...
New plans aimed to increase tourism to Mendenhall Glacier

...from May 15 through Sept. 15 to May 1 through Sept. 30.The plan would also prohibit commercial tours from using the Nugget Creek Trail, Steep Creek Trail and Photo Point Trail, and would turn the East Glacier Trail into a one-way loop.However...
Seasonal trail update, Part II

...takes users over a brand new bridge crossing Steep Creek and treats them to vistas of the Mendenhall Glacier from above Nugget Creek. It's a popular trail for locals and visitors, so users should be prepared to run into tour groups, families...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, March 6, 2013

...near the intersection of the East Glacier Trail and the Nugget Creek Trail. Two members of the SEADOGS search and rescue...located her at about 7:30 p.m. on the banks of Nugget Creek. The woman, a Juneau resident, was in good condition...
Back to Bullard After 38 Years

...wanted to go up Bullard from the Nugget Creek side. I said yes, although their...Mountain and Nugget Peak from the Nugget Creek drainage. Then Bob and Ron did...Mendenhall Lake instead of heading to Nugget Creek where we had left our stream crossing...
Runners' Corner: Juneau is full of ideal places to run

...ponds. Ambitious runners can continue to run on the four-mile, hilly East Glacier Loop Trail and even farther on the Nugget Creek Trail for another 51 2 miles. Returning to the East Glacier Trail, the viewpoint overlooking the Mendenhall Glacier...
A wealth of Waterfalls

...history of Juneau mining. A century ago miners tapped Nugget Creek above the falls for hydroelectricty and built a wooden...Stone, the mining expert. When miners tapped nearby Nugget Creek for hydroelectricity, they delivered the water through...
Alaska Digest

...woman hiked up Heintzleman Ridge Saturday for an overnight camping trip and were scheduled to return the next day via Nugget Creek, said Bruce Bowler of SEADOGS, Southeast Alaska Dogs Organized for Ground Searches. They still hadn't returned...
Neighbors Briefs

...conducted several natural resource fieldwork projects this summer. Trey Figueroa carried an automated sediment sampler up Nugget Creek as part of a Mendenhall Glacier erosion study. Todd Anderson located rain gauges on Juneau peaks for watershed studies...
Southeast Sagas: A Tale of Two Tunnels

...behind downtown Juneau and the Nugget Creek Tunnel near Mendenhall Glacier...glimpse bits and pieces of the Nugget Creek hydroelectric project. For instance...basins nearly obscured by moss. The Nugget Creek Tunnel was a contemporary of the...


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