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Part II: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...Outer Point Trail is a 1.1 mile loop just past Rainforest Trail on North Douglas Highway, starts out with gravel...this week's Outdoor section for more details. Rainforest Trail:Rainforest Trail is a well-maintained mile-long trail at mile...
Part I: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...launch an unwary hiker into the muddy muskeg. Next week: Windfall Lake Trail, Brotherhood Bridge Trail, West Glacier Trail, Thunder Mountain Trail, Airport Dike Trail, Dupont Beach Trail, Outer Point / Rainforest Trail and Mount Jumbo.
Hike time, part I

...friends walking side-by-side. Rainforest Trail: North, way north on Douglas...of False Outer Point is the Rainforest Trail. This mile-long loop takes...about a quarter mile from the Rainforest Trail is the Outer Point Trail.This...
Orchids in Southeast Alaska

...There are four species in southeast, although two are rare. I have seen good numbers of two species along the rainforest trail near Bartlett Cove, and they should be quite widespread elsewhere in Southeast.The nectar-bearing flowers are...
Changes for commercial trail users recommended

...Point Trail until the nearby Rainforest Trail was built in 2001. Operators...operators in 2004 while they use the Rainforest Trail. In 2005, operators would...Outer Point Trail but not the Rainforest Trail. The group has no recommendation...
Photo: Rainforest Trail ceremony

Celebrants cut a plant-decorated ribbon for the official opening of the North Douglas' Rainforest Trail on June 7. The 1.2-mile trail, used by locals and commercial guiding operations, was built with cruise ship passenger fee...
Outer Point area provides a variety of good trails

...boardwalk loop trail or the new Rainforest Trail. These trails lead to only...These tours now use the new Rainforest Trail. About 50 feet down the trail...Creek to False Outer Point. The Rainforest Trail, at about mile 12 North Douglas...
Panel to review no-dog trail plan

JUNEAU - The new Rainforest Trail will be off-limits to dogs starting May 1, according to the city's Parks and Recreation Department. The city is implementing...
Two trails explore Outer Point area

...Juneau hikers. Nearby, the new Rainforest Trail makes a breathtaking passage...this wonderful area, the new Rainforest Trail was built last summer. Trail...on not falling off of the new Rainforest Trail. Though it was built for commercial...
Photo: Trail scene

Sunlight lingers on a panorama visible last Sunday from a beach on Rainforest Trail, south of Outer Point in North Douglas. In the middle distance is Spuhn Island. | | |


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