Eaglecrest to host 'Porcupine Extravaganza'

To celebrate the new Porcupine Lodge at Eaglecrest Ski Area, the Porcupine Extravaganza will be held beginning at 11 a.m...obstacle courses on Muskeg and Dolly Varden and a Porcupine Scavenger Hunt with prizes including t-shirts...
Discover Eaglecrest Day highlights ski hill history through new auction

...Saturday, the soon-to-be finished Porcupine Lodge will be "front and center...Eaglecrest's website, the first floor of the Porcupine Lodge will have ticket and Alpine Barbeque and Beer Garden, Porcupine Chairlift will offer free rides to the...
Photos: Discover Eaglecrest Day

Families walk back down the bunny slope after getting a free ride on the Porcupine Chairlift during Discover Eaglecrest Day Saturday. Hundreds of skiers and snowboarders wishing for snow stopped by the city-owned ski area for the sixth annual pre-season open house.
Mating season for porcupines is now

...and in their urine. Porcupines spend much of their...come-hither signal. A female porcupine is in estrus just once...window, but clearly porcupines find each other. When...I've since heard porcupines yelp, squeal, bleat...After reading Roze's porcupine book, it seems apparent...
Eaglecrest to open Porcupine Chairlift on Saturday

JUNEAU - Eaglecrest Ski Area will open the Porcupine Chairlift for the 2012-13 Season from 9 a.m. to 3 p...snow making system to create adequate snow depths in the Porcupine area to open on schedule. I'm very proud of our team for...
The porcupine's winter in slow-motion

...after the porcupines she watched...perches. Winter porcupine behavior...winter made porcupines more intriguing to her. The porcupine doesn't...presented these porcupine insights during...Alaska porcupines are almost...
Photo: Business donates to Porcupine chairlift

Ron Plantz, Human Resources and Community Relations manager for Hecla Greens Creek Mining Co., presents a $5,000 check for the Eaglecrest Porcupine Chairlift to Jim Calvin, chairman of the Eaglecrest Foundation, and Bill Corbus, chairman of the Porcupine Campaign.
Questions for a porcupine shopper, author

"Shopping for Porcupine," the new book by Seth Kantner, provides an intimate go about obtaining it - is a recurring theme in "Shopping for Porcupine." What is your favorite wild food in Western Alaska? A: I brought...
On the Trails: Bear watching in spring

By early June, the cottonwood seed pods are fat with maturing seeds, and that's when local bears (and porcupines) love to eat them. In some places in Juneau, many of the cottonwoods have broken-off tops and lots of missing branches on...
Eaglecrest to break ground on new lodge this week

...ground on the construction of its new Porcupine Lodge this week. The lodge, originally...including an obstacle course and a porcupine scavenger hunt, Eaglecrest Snowsports...through the snow and break ground on the Porcupine Lodge," she said.Along with all Eaglecrest...


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