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Finding winter at Peterson Lake Cabin

...option at this site. A word of caution, however: Choose to skate at the cabin-end of the lake; at the outflow to Peterson Creek, the water picks up velocity and is less likely to be stable.Like any good outing into the wilderness, we celebrated...
On the Trails: Puzzles near Peterson Creek

The lower reaches of the present-day Peterson Creek near Amalga Harbor were under salt water for thousands...present shoreline to the Peterson Lake trailhead. Peterson Creek wends its way down from the lake, through rocky canyons...
Peterson Creek Time Trial results

12 riders participated in the first 2012 riding of the Peterson Creek Time Trial course on May 15. The weather was favorable with cool 46 degree temperatures, dry roads and a light breeze from the...
DOT finds moderate wear and tear on Peterson Creek Bridge

...moderate amounts of decay, crushing and splitting in the Peterson Creek Bridge. The final inspection results are not yet...earlier this week and required intermittent closures. Peterson Creek Bridge is on Amalga Harbor Road, and provides access...
Regional News
This week's Southeast sportfish report

...salmon have also been reported. Chum salmon are still being caught in and around Amalga Harbor, and the mouth of Peterson Creek.Resident and Non-Resident limits for chum, coho, pink and sockeye salmon in salt water: 16 inches or longer...
Sport fish report for the week of July 7

...Coho and Pink SalmonAnglers are reporting good catch rates for chum salmon in and around Amalga Harbor, the mouth of Peterson Creek, and Auke Bay/Fritz Cove over the past week. Catch rates should continue to be good for chum salmon in and around...
Sport fish report for the week of June 16

...average catch rates for chum salmon are about 12 hours per fish. A few chums are now being caught at the mouth of the Peterson Creek salt chuck near Amalga Harbor as well as in Auke Bay. Catch rates for chums should continue to improve until...
Part I: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...will help address.This summer, Trail Mix will continue its work there, with the hope of finishing the trail to Peterson Creek Falls overlook in early summer. They're using gravel haulers for that first three quarters of a mile, but that's...
Police & Fire for Wednesday, June 25, 2014

...Troopers in Juneau contacted Zachary Eberhardt, 20 of Juneau, as he was operating personal use Dungeness gear near Peterson Creek. Investigation revealed that he had retained several undersized Dungeness crab, and he was issued a $190...
Sport fish report for the week of June 23

...non-residents and a harvest record is required. Chum SalmonChum salmon fishing in and around Amalga Harbor and the mouth of Peterson Creek salt chuck has been heating up over the past week. Anglers are reporting good catch rates there for chum salmon...


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