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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...
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...
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.
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...
Wildlife Roundup

...Black bear activity in Juneau continues to be reported across town. ? A young bear was reported on the False Outer Point trail system on North Douglas.? Two bears have been reported in the Fish Creek area on North Douglas.? Two bears have been...

...Saturday: Outer Point Low Tide Spring Beach Walk led by Carol Thelenius and Mary Lou King, 7:30 a.m., old Outer Point Trail on Douglas. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society. Saturday: Juneau Cup round two. Sponsored by the Juneau Yacht...

...Gun Club, .5 mile Montana Creek Road. Details: 789-9844. July 23: Minus tide beach walk, 8:30 a.m., Outer Point Trail, meet at trail head. Leader is Carol Thilenius. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society.
Rainy day routes

...hiker: Dan Moller Trail, Cowee Creek/ Point Bridget Trail, Eagle Beach trail system, Peterson Lake Trail, False Outer Point trails. Dave Ringle, biker: Dredge Lake trails. Avoid hilly trails with rocks and roots that get slippery when wet.
Around Town

...Drive. Details: Danielle, 463-5680 or 463-5690. Saturday, July 23 Minus tide beach walk, 8:30 a.m., Outer Point trail, North Douglas. Leader is Carol Thilenius. Sponsored by Juneau Audubon Society. Details: 789-7540. Overeaters...


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