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Munoz-Gruening Artist-in-Residence Program shines light on local artists

...two-week residencies. This is an opportunity for artists to create new art in the beautiful seascape environs around the Peterson Creek Salt Chuck and the shores of Lynn Canal.The Artist-in-Residence program has been named in honor of two Alaskans...
Juneau area sport fish report for the week of May 19

...rainfall in the past week have resulted in extremely low water levels in many local rivers and streams. Systems such as Peterson Creek are unfishable in these conditions with very low returns of steelhead. Until the Juneau area gets significant rainfall...
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
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...
Snow causes downed trees, outages across town

...Road. Next was a call about downed trees on Lee Drive."Then we had a call that there were trees and sparks at Peterson Creek; we had a call about Montana Creek Road," Driscoll said. "We were getting calls from all over town but mainly...
Carstensen releases book on Juneau trails

...Lake, Montana Creek, Dzantik'i Heeni-Switzer Creek, Mount Roberts/Gold Creek, Treadwell, Fish Creek and Peterson Creek/Outer Point.The in-depth information, he said, is catered specifically to locals. "We hope that when you...
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...


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