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Volunteer work day planned on Outer Point Trail

With National Trails Day around the corner, Trail Mix Inc. is hosting a volunteer work day on the Outer Point Trail from 9 a.m. to noon on Saturday, June 7.The public is invited to put on those gloves and roll up those sleeves to help improve...
Photo: Making the Outer Point Trail accessible

John Tadross, left, and Will Stagner of Trail Mix Inc. lift a log into place for a bridge as they work on updating the Outer Point Trail on North Douglas Island on Tuesday. The trail is being made wheelchair accessible and plans call for it to be finished by the end of June.
Part II: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...continues, unmaintained, to Mount McGinnis. Outer Point Trail:Outer Point Trail will soon be the first wheelchair-accessible...said Trail Mix President Jack Kreinheder.Outer Point Trail is a 1.1 mile loop just past Rainforest Trail...
Guide uses gift for gab on the job

...You could talk about salmon for an hour if you really wanted to.'' On a recent walk along North Douglas' Outer Point Trail, there were instructions on what to do if the group encountered a bear, including the facetious advice delivered...
Empire Editorial: A tip of the hat to local trail crews, organizers

...cut switchbacks deeper into the slopes of Mount Juneau this summer and last. Perhaps you've used the improved Outer Point Trail on Douglas Island. Did you notice it's closer to being ADA accessible? While the work is often rewarding - the...
Hike time, part I

...runners. Outer Point: Farther down North Douglas Highway, about a quarter mile from the Rainforest Trail is the Outer Point Trail.This spring, Trail Mix crews have already been working to replace rotting, slippery boardwalk with a gravel pathway...
A crumbling Cope Park addressed

...the park," said O'Donnell, "something safe."After hearing about volunteers with Trail Mix, Inc. making Outer Point Trail accessible to those with disabilities last month, O'Donnell was surprised Cope Park hadn't seen similar improvements...
Outer Point Trail to become ADA compliant

After this weekend's work party on Saturday, the Outer Point Trail will be well on its way to becoming the first trail in Juneau to grant trailhead-to-ocean access for individuals with disabilities...
Changes for commercial trail users recommended return commercial tours to Outer Point Trail on Douglas Island and restrict...operators used the wood-planked Outer Point Trail until the nearby Rainforest...Operators want to use the Outer Point Trail once again because it has more...
Two trails explore Outer Point area

Outer Point Trail - with its magnificent old-growth...11.5 Mile North Douglas Highway. Outer Point Trail has an interesting history. Old trails...access trails. About 50 feet down the Outer Point Trail, one fork of the loop turns to the...


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