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...
Avista promotes renewable energy

...2013 to accommodate Juneau's growing energy needs. Sheep Creek Hydro Plant was constructed in 1910 to power the Treadwell Mine in Douglas.The facility is now mostly in ruins, but Avista hopes to construct a small plant on the site by 2018...
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...
Off the Beaten Path: 'Kayak Horizon'

...second lunch of venison goulash. Deer tracks wended along the high tide line. I passed Lucky Me and aimed towards the Treadwell Mine ruins rising above Sandy Beach. MC picked me up shortly later at the South Douglas boat launch. We rode silently...
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...
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.
Treadwell Society wants your mining miscellaneum

...have some value. The Treadwell Historic Preservation and Restoration Society is looking for artifacts from the old Treadwell Mine in Douglas. The society is working to create an online archive with photos and descriptions of objects related to...
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...


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