Photo: Building Point Bridget

Dan Hess, left, Dallas Anderson, center, and Aidan Ling work to move a log into place as they upgrade a section of the Point Bridget State Park trail on Thursday.
Outdoor Recreational Trails Advisory Board recruiting for board opening

...ORTAB members may also be asked for advice on other related subjects, which may include the review of proposals for State Park land acquisitions. If you would like to be considered for appointment on the ORTAB, please submit a letter of interest...
Youth run to new heights

...get-to-know-each-other, easy jog along the Eagle River State Park trails of the camp. On day one campers are divided and in the evening a jaunt along the Point Bridget State Park trail.On Thursday the camp did the Mount Juneau trail...
Empire Editorial: Little bits add up to big change

...burned barrels.They picked up an errant ax and flattened cans, six-pack rings and plastic bags.Last month, Alaska State Parks employees and volunteers from the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration traveled to Juneau Channel Islands...
Residents prepare to evacuate as fire grows

...Alaska Interagency Incident Management Team has set up its operation headquarters.State and federal agencies including State Parks, Alaska Department of Natural Resources, Central Emergency Services and the Alaska State Troopers have helped keep...
What's in Bloom: Shootingstar

...pulchellum) is one of Juneau's most attractive wildflowers. Pink drifts of these can be found blooming at Eagle Beach State Park and other locales around the Borough. As a member of the Primrose family, some taxonomists have included it into the...
42 kids learn how to be game wardens

...Wildlife Service, Alaska Wildlife Troopers, Alaska Department of Fish and Game, the U.S. Forest Service, Alaska State Parks and the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration took the weekend to teach students about everything from anatomy...
State park public use cabins to see fee increase

...the fee for reserved use of Alaska State Park public use cabins will be increased...Resources. The fees for reserved use of state park cabins have not changed since 2005, while Alaska State Park operational costs during that period...
The 28th Alaska Legislature in plain English

...ombudsman's pay and contracting rules.HB 135PETERSVILLE RECREATIONALMINING AREAIf you want to mine for gold south of Denali State Park, you can - and in a slightly larger area.HB 140REGULATIONS: NOTICE, REVIEW, COMMENTIf the federal government requires...
Poems in Place submissions deadline extended through April 30

...of the seven regions of the Alaska State Parks system in the coming years. Poems...State Recreation Site/Wood Tikchik State Park, near Dillingham, and Independence...installed at Beluga Point in Chugach State Park in May 2011. The project is a collaboration...


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