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What About West Peak?

...Juneau. It makes sense to climb up Hawthorne from the Powerline Ridge above Sheep Creek, first following the Sheep Creek trail to the alpine and then working your way over to the Hawthorne summit ridge. But no formal trail exists to access...
Around town for Wednesday, Aug. 05

Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., Sheep Creek Trail. Bring food, water, waterproof clothing and hiking boots. No dogs or firearms. Details: 586-0428.Day of quilting, sewing...
Around town for Wednesday, Jan. 28

...Salmon Creek Lane. Classes are instructed by Janice Hurley and are $8 drop-in.Parks and Recreation hike at Sheep Creek Trail, at 9:30 a.m. Meet at the trailhead, mile 4, Thane Rd. Group conditions will determine final length and...
Search for missing hiker widens on second day

...Roberts area. Searchers are also looking on Mount Juneau trails, and Mount Roberts sidetrails, as well as going up Sheep Creek trail."We've kind of expanded out," Wessen said.He added, "Our feeling is at this time she's not out in the...
Part I: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...of snow will become more and more unstable. Sheep Creek Trail:One trail with a heart-pumping beginning is the Sheep Creek Trail, located south of downtown off of Thane Road. This three-mile-long trail is clear for the 2014 season and bursting...
Thinking of Sharon

...her.The other day Scott and I decided to hike the Sheep Creek trail and continue up to the Powerline Ridge. This time...trailhead. On it I wrote "Wed 6/4 - Day hike on Sheep Creek trail to Powerline Ridge, possibly over to the base of Hawthorne...
Partisan movement hits city trails

...Perseverance Trail, the Flume Trail, Mendenhall Trail, Sheep Creek Trail, Fish Creek Trail, and at Capital Park, Twin Lakes...steep, 1,900-foot rise in the first mile of the Sheep Creek Trail. "It seems like everyone is talking about it...
Around Town

...3235 Hospital Dr. Details: Danielle, 465-5680 or 463-5690. Saturday, August 24 Juneau Parks and Recreation Sheep Creek Trail hike, 9:30 a.m., meet at trailhead at Mile 4 Thane Road. No dogs or firearms please. Juneau Singles hike...
Sports in Juneau

...Saturday hike - Meet at 9:30 a.m. at the Sheep Creek Trailhead, Mile 4, Thane Road, for a moderate tour of the Sheep Creek Trail. This trek is four to six miles, depending on the group's decision, with an elevation gain of 1,900 feet...
Hikers still walk the trail to the tram and beyond climb up talus slopes to the summit. A loop from the Mount Roberts Trail over Sheep Mountain and down the Sheep Creek Trail (or the reverse) is a terrific all-day adventure for experienced backcountry travelers if the weather is clear...


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