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Eight decades on the river: The history of the Taku Glacier Lodge

...parade for her," he said. Joyce turned the lodge into a tourist resort before selling it in 1942. The name changed to Taku Glacier Lodge in 1949. The lodge had several owners, some operating a camp and others using it as a home or getaway, until...
Territorial Sportsmen and the Alaska Outdoor Council thanks Alaskan donors

...Southeast Furniture, Henrich Springer, Stanley Ford & Fix Auto Juneau, Senator Bill Stoltze, Subway of Juneau, Taku Glacier Lodge & Wings Airways, Taku Smokeries & Fisheries, Tanners Service Center, Temsco Helicopters, The Alaska Club...
Cabin vandalism at Taku Point

We have a cabin at Taku Point, across from Taku Glacier. Sometime between late May and late July, someone broke into the cabin. They kicked in the door jamb, drank the alcohol, littered...
Mary Joyce inducted into the Alaska women's hall of fame

...last week, according to Michael Ward, manager of the Taku Glacier Lodge.Joyce was a Southeast Alaska entrepreneur and...coincides with the 90-year anniversary of the historic Taku Glacier Lodge. Juneau physician, Dr. Harry Carlos DeVighne...
Thanks for supporting Juneau youth baseball

...Lessmeier & Winters, Nugget Alaskan Outfitter, Pavitt Health & Fitness, Shattuck & Grummett, Skinner Sales & Service, Taku Glacier Lodge, Taku Oil and Wells Fargo for supporting our youth baseball program. It was the generous support of these local...
Athlete Of The Year

...perfect storm must be in place.Is being a professional any more important than being an amateur?Is walking across Taku Glacier for the first time less rewarding than free climbing Split Thumb?Is driving a Honda Odyssey van full of 10-year...
Reviewing all the options, old and new

...and the Taku Inlet Highway was set aside.When the west-side highway fell through, a preliminary study of the Taku Glacier indicated it was advancing and would cut off any road built along the route. This fact was later debunked, but it...
A lodge with a view

...clicked and camcorders whirred as the mother black bear, trailed by a crying cub, approached the barbecue pit at the Taku Glacier Lodge. The dripping slabs of grilled king salmon, ever-alert cook Randy Haley, and Disney, the patient black Lab...
JIRPers present research

...with ice in or at the edge of an icefield), ice flow dynamics and aspects of the Taku and Llewellyn glaciers. The Taku Glacier is the only glacier currently advancing on the Juneau Icefield.The JIRP program been conducting research including...
Exploring Juneau's backyard

...Rivers of ice: Mac Metcalfe and Gary Rosenberger stand on a ridgeline with Norris Glacier (left) and Taku Glacier in the background. Taku Glacier is a three- to four-day hike from Juneau. MAC METCALFE / FOR THE JUNEAU EMPIRE First crossing I...


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