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One last summer road trip for Troop 6

...15-mile trip climbing Mount Edgecumbe in Sitka, and a three-day trip from Chapel by the Lake to John Muir to Peterson Lake and to the Boy Scout Camp.According to Troop 6 Scoutmaster Matt Dobson, the group of scouts has been together...
Trail roundup 2015

...last year's rainy conditions.Peterson Lake TrailA Trail Mix crew is "going gangbusters" at Peterson Lake Trail, said Juneau Ranger District...gravel for the first mile or so of Peterson Lake Trail to improve a mud-hole and...
A Favorite Trail for Every Situation

...Accessed from The Spaulding Meadow Trail, John Muir Trail, Windfall Lake Trail, Montana Creek Trail, or even the Peterson Lake Trail, you can pretty much roam endlessly through these meadows. Don't expect to cover ground quickly, as your feet...
Finding winter at Peterson Lake Cabin

...relief as our group reached the Peterson Lake Trail parking lot. A few inches...stay at the recently remodeled Peterson Lake Cabin.The cabin is located at...our boots off on the porch at Peterson Lake Cabin.If we'd learned anything...
Things to know about winter cabin camping

...program manager on the Tongass National Forest, has been "blizzarded in" not once, but twice while staying at the Peterson Lake Cabin."It went from nothing, to a weekend dump," he said. "It was pretty intense."Grossman was glad he came...
Peterson Lake Trail sees continued improvements

Phase one of work on Peterson Lake Trail is complete, meaning the path is more easily walkable for...too, see a nice view, and not get mud up to your knees."The Peterson Lake Trailhead is located at Mile 24 of Glacier Highway.? Outdoor...
Youth run to new heights

...and history. Events range from Quidditch matches to marshmallow eating contests.On Monday the camp traveled the Peterson Lake Trail and Tuesday was morning relays and joining in the evening's community Boy Scout Camp 6K race.Wednesday featured...
Forest Service considers closure of 12 public use cabins

...the first time, John Muir was rented 250 nights, and Peterson Lake set a new record at 198 nights.The district's lowest...At five high-use cabins - Dan Moller, John Muir, Peterson Lake, Windfall Lake and Eagle Glacier - the Forest Service...
Local | Outdoors
On the Trails: Puzzles near Peterson Creek, forming the level meadows, now dotted with spruces and alders, that reach from the present shoreline to the Peterson Lake trailhead. Peterson Creek wends its way down from the lake, through rocky canyons, and then cuts a route through...
Part I: 2014 Juneau trail roundup to deal with it during the next fiscal year. Peterson Lake:Peterson Lake Trail, which eventually leads to the Peterson Lake Cabin, has rough-cut gravel (not yet a completed...


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