City to consider designating 'Treadwell Mine Historic District'

The section of Savikko Park where remnants of the Treadwell Mine can be found could soon get its own special designation as the "Treadwell Mine Historic District."The park has a couple buildings...
$6.7M OK'd for city projects

...will allocate:? $14,300 for a project to renovate the salt water pump house at Sandy Beach and part of the Treadwell Mine Complex;? $1,330,000 for installing the Cope Park Water Main, upgrading the Crow Hill Reservoir and funding...
Juneau's Hidden History: "Three Dam Hikes" the dam. This dam was built to provide water and power for the Mexican and 700-Foot Mines, near the famous Treadwell Mine. It is now overgrown with trees two feet across. This wooden dam is massive.Please remember: always hike with...
Griffith survives course to win Historic Treadwell Mine race

Saturday's Historic Treadwell Mine mountain bike race was supposed...paved bike trails, the Historic Treadwell Mine race was considered so easy some...wound through the woods toward the Treadwell Mine site. For the most part it followed...
Treadwell Mine trail upkeep underway

JUNEAU - SAGA and Juneau Parks and Recreation will be cleaning the historic mining structures on the Treadwell Mine Historical Trail and clearing the area around them through Aug. 14. Crews will be clearing brush and removing overhanging tree...
Treadwell Mine trail gives glimpse of history

...cave-in. If you look up toward the Douglas Island mountains in an open spot, Mount Jumbo, renamed Bradley after the Treadwell Mine's superintendent, can be seen. A detailed brochure recounting the history of the area is available from visitor...
Without public notice, Assembly goes on record supporting opening AJ Mine and Treadwell Mine

...mining properties include the AJ mine downtown and the Treadwell mine in Douglas. This was done as a routine updating of...concerns about re-opening the AJ Mine downtown and the Treadwell mine in Douglas. Those on the technical matter side...
Photo: Revamping the Treadwell Pump House

Chris Dimond, left, and Tim Crondahl of North Pacific Erectors ferry supplies by boat to the Treadwell Mine Salt Water Pump House in Douglas on Thursday, Sept. 26. See the full slideshow covering the restoration of the Treadwell Pump House here.
Thanks to Arete Construction

The recent 80-meter addition to the Treadwell Mine Historic Trail at Sandy Beach proved to be a big success at the Juneau Invitational Cross Country meet on Sept. 18. The new trail...
Treadwell Historic Trail: History buried in moss

JUNEAU - At its height, the Treadwell Mine was the largest and most advanced gold mine in existence...mining complex is almost as obscure as its ruins. A "Treadwell Mine Historic Trail Walking Tour Map and Historic Guide...


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