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Mountain bikers to discuss 'trail hunger' at feast

...discussion about the recently approved Eaglecrest downhill mountain bike trail. Ed Kessler, from the Ptarmigan Ptrails trail building company in Palmer, will talk about the proposed trail location, route, design and his thoughts on the project...
Trail building party, workshop this weekend

JUNEAU - The public is invited to trail building workshops with Trail Mix and the International Mountain Bicycling Association this weekend. The workshop on sustainable trail...
Trail Mix now taking applications for summer trail crew

...looking for Work Crew Leaders who are familiar with tools, equipment, safety precautions, trail-maintenance and trail-building techniques and who demonstrate exceptional leadership qualities. Trail Mix provides tools, equipment, hard hats...
Photo: Natural hazard

...fallen tree and rock Monday morning near the Ben Blackgoat bench on Perseverance Trail. Trail Mix, a nonprofit trail-building and maintenance group, will move the fallen tree in the next few days, said James King, the organization's executive...
Boraas takes over as Trail Mix executive director

...that George Schaaf did an excellent job in his four years, and I hope that I can continue the record of excellent trail-building and rehabilitation that Trail Mix has done," Boraas said. "And I'm excited for the future and the projects...
Pushing beyond Perseverance Trail

...we were able to do back there," said James King, executive director of Trail Mix, the Juneau-based nonprofit trail-building and maintenance organization. "We went along some rock wall foundations and continued to Lurvey Creek. ... Then...
Infrared gadgets track Juneau hikers

...most popular." Public agencies and foundations that provide money for trails prefer numbers to feelings, though. Trail building can be costly. The new Auke Lake trail cost about $1.3 million, and the latest phase of downtown's Perseverance...
Some cruise ships showing state safety video this season

...bushwhacking," Habeger said. "Obviously there was a niche or a need for this safety video." Trail Mix, a nonprofit trail-building and maintenance group, formed a planning committee about 18 months ago to make the video, along with a second one...
Park service to allow use of off-road vehicles

...subsistence uses should continue in the new and expanded conservation areas. The final determination describes trail-building by bulldozers dating back to Cantwell's first days as a construction camp on the Alaska Railroad in 1916.
New park becomes outdoor lab

...Stekoll said. Dave Hanna, a local contractor, moved some top soil and vegetation to the area, and Trail Mix, a trail-building organization in Juneau, built the trails and the deck at the park. Construction on the area began last summer...


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