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Unsung Heroes of the Trails: Marc Scholten

Treadwell Ditch Trail may have a reputation for darkness, but Marc Scholten is the man...distance is closer to 14 miles.The three main access points to Treadwell Ditch Trail are at Blueberry Hills, Gastineau Meadows and Eaglecrest's Nordic...
Trio of local recreation areas slated for improvements

...Recreation Area, West Glacier Spur Road Area and the Treadwell Ditch Trail north from Blueberry Hill.At present, the projects...outburst events, to name only a few.On the historic Treadwell Ditch Trail, the USFS is proposing to reconstruct three major...
Empire Editorial: Help keep USFS on the right trail to success

...turn in the portable toilet. And after hiking the Treadwell Ditch Trail after a hard rain - anywhere north of Blueberry...Area, West Glacier Spur Road Area and the historic Treadwell Ditch Trail. They'll answer questions and provide reasons...
An amazing race: shooting reality TV in Juneau

...wasn't green enough. With exposed dirt and anchor wires running every which way -- as a few pedestrians hiking the Treadwell Ditch Trail that day saw -- it looked like the makings a circus and not, as one producer pointed out, at all like a jungle...
On the Trails: Strolling on the Treadwell Ditch Trail

...contrast with the Dan Moller trail above the Ditch to the cabin, where the trail is in pretty good condition.The Treadwell Ditch trail south of the Dan Moller has received a huge amount of recent work and is now in good shape, as far as Paris Creek...
Things to know for summer hiking at Eaglecrest

...allows access for bikers and hikers. ? Lower Loop Nordic Trails are also open and allows access to the historic Treadwell Ditch trail. ? There are four picnic tables available for public use near the main entrance of the day lodge. Trash receptacles...
Get dirty doing good things for the Treadwell Trail

...Inc. will be hosting a volunteer work day on the Treadwell Ditch Trail from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, July 20...Scouts may also make an appearance. This year, the Treadwell Ditch Trail is in the spotlight, so to speak, for Trail Mix...
Outdoors Notebook: Treadwell Ditch Trail

Featured trail: Treadwell Ditch Trail.Length: 16 miles.Location: Douglas Island.User friendly...on Douglas Island, There are various access points for the Treadwell Ditch Trail. Begin the trail at either end - Douglas or at Eaglecrest...
Sales tax will help everyone gain access to the trail system

...connections that would benefit over 40 miles of trail system.Stretching from Eaglecrest to downtown Douglas, the Treadwell Ditch Trail has the potential to be one of the premier hiking and mountain biking trails in Juneau. Unfortunately, years...
Miles and Mileage

...joneser," to run up Eaglecrest Road.Those five miles turned into the Black Bear chair lift and a return along the Treadwell Ditch Trail, via one section of muskeg and one still demolished bridge crossing, to Douglas.Five miles can become 22 in...


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