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Running Wild: Activation dust

...with just one small change in the natural world around that trail, and the energy of the entire run can be completely...mood. It had been several weeks since I had been on that trail, and this time the new snow made it feel like I was...
Outer Point Trail ribbon cutting happens Saturday

...will also be refreshments.The trail is now wheelchair accessible from the trailhead to the picnic table and fire ring that Trail Mix installed about two years ago. It's also good for those with otherwise limited mobility, Boraas said."It's...
My Turn: Let's talk about wastewater

...rules, large cruise vessels need only meet clean water requirements after their wastewater has been diluted in an area that trails behind the ship, called a "mixing zone," instead of at the point of discharge. Cruise line critics complain that...
Juneau's Hidden History: Bessie Creek Trail and the Aurora Borealis Mine

When I mention the Bessie Creek Trail to someone, I normally hear one of two replies: "I went on that trail once and ended up at a beaver pond, there is nothing up there." Or: "Yeah, I went to the Bessie Mine, lots of junk laying...
Battle over blackwater

...they were under previous DEC rules, they now only need to meet requirements once the waste has been diluted in an area that trails behind the ship, called a "mixing zone."The new general permit is a result of the Alaska Legislature's House...
Lost hikers signal searchers with headlamp

...left late in the afternoon rather than earlier, I think it was just a miscalculation about how long it would take to do that trail with the sunset coming on," he said.This is the first reported search and rescue on West Glacier Trail so far this...
On the Trails: Findings on the North Douglas rainforest trail

...things that I've missed or just didn't think about on past walks there. In mid-January a friend and I strolled that trail again, just to see what we could see. It was productive! Here are some findings of interest.The hemlocks in that...
Prosecutors dismiss case against woman who freed eagle from trap

...and partly because she was leading a group of people on that trail in a few days"That's apparently the trap they were...said she would like that to be changed in the future."That trail's becoming pretty popular, a lot of people hike on...
Unsung Heroes of the Trails: Marc Scholten

...Kreinheder said. (Scholten lives on South Douglas.)Scholten keeps track of his volunteer hours - about 268 last year - so that Trail Mix can count them toward match requirements for city and state grants.Most of Scholten's work so far has been between...
Lost hunter found 'confused but alive'

...direction, and the team "kind of stumbled" upon Michaud, Sanders said."We walked over there and continued down that trail," Sanders said in an interview at the foot of the museum, pointing to a creek drainage in the woods. "And we had...


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