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Around town for Wednesday, Aug. 19

Parks and Recreation Wednesday hike, 9:30 a.m., Windfall Lake Trail. No dogs or firearms, Details: 586-0428.Day of quilting, sewing and good fellowship, 10 a.m., Resurrection Lutheran...
A Favorite Trail for Every Situation

...going to end up then this becomes my favorite run. Accessed from The Spaulding Meadow Trail, John Muir Trail, Windfall Lake Trail, Montana Creek Trail, or even the Peterson Lake Trail, you can pretty much roam endlessly through these meadows...
Part I: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...Here and there loose boards bounce underfoot and can launch an unwary hiker into the muddy muskeg. Next week: Windfall Lake Trail, Brotherhood Bridge Trail, West Glacier Trail, Thunder Mountain Trail, Airport Dike Trail, Dupont Beach Trail...
Part II: 2014 Juneau trail roundup

...too, is in good condition.Windfall Lake Trail:Like many of the flat trails out the road, Windfall Lake Trail got a significant amount of...more firewood for the cabin.Windfall Lake Trail is 3.2 miles long and the...
SEACC hosting educational hike on new Canadian mining efforts near Herbert Glacier

...Canadian mining companies' current exploration of a gold mining claim in that area."Since the Herbert Glacier and Windfall Lake trails are among the most highly used trails on the Juneau road system, we feel it is important to help Juneau residents...
Windfall Lake Trail improvements dubbed 'art'

Windfall Lake Trail saw a local kind of upgrade this summer. "Our crew is pretty resourceful...Grossman said Forest Service crews will continue the work next summer.Windfall Lake Trail is 3.2 miles long each way. Its trailhead is at mile 27 of Glacier...
Photo: NOT touchy-feely

A porcupine climbs a spruce Monday along Windfall Lake Trail. After the beaver, the porcupine is the largest rodent in Alaska. Despite urban legends to the contrary, porcupines do not throw their quills.
Local Briefs

...cutoff weight as of this morning was 28.9 pounds. Windfall Lake trail undergoing repairs JUNEAU - For the next few months...Juneau Ranger District will continue construction on Windfall Lake Trail up to the first major bridge. According to Terri...
Runners' Corner: Juneau is full of ideal places to run

...for the spectacular view of the Herbert Glacier at the trail's end. Another Forest Service trail at Mile 27 - Windfall Lake Trail - is Marion Koelsch's favorite place to run. She said she loves to lope along past the lake, under the huge...
Sports in Juneau

...from the Juneau Yacht Club. Info: On the Web at . Southeast Road Runners - Windfall Lake Trail Challenge Run: Meet at 8:30 a.m. at the Windfall Lake Trailhead turnoff, near Mile 26 Veterans Memorial Hwy...


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