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Forest Service proposes raised cabin fees

...Cabin, Dan Moller Cabin, Peterson Lake Cabin, and Windfall Lake Cabin. Less popular cabins, like Denver of 1,049 visitors in the 2015 fiscal year.Windfall Lake was the second most popular with a 76.11 percent occupancy...
One last summer road trip for Troop 6

...Treadwell Ditch from Dan Moller to Eagle Crest, Gastineau Peak from the Basin Road Trailhead and back, Boy Scout Camp to Windfall Lake to Montana Creek and ending at McDonalds.Longer trips included a three-day, 15-mile trip climbing Mount Edgecumbe...
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...
Juneau man dies in Windfall Lake

A Juneau man died after being thrown into Windfall Lake when his skiff hit an unknown object in the water...Jacob Lewis of Juneau had been thrown overboard into Windfall Lake, located north of Juneau out the road. About 7 a...
Letter: Faster response needed when tragedy strikes

...letter in memory of Jake Lewis, who died tragically in Windfall Lake, in hopes that changes will be made immediately in...and immediately began the search alone. After all, Windfall Lake is a very small lake, and the more people there to...
Empire Editorial: Thumbs up, Thumbs down for July 20, 2015

...Juneau Police Department all active in rescues. There was the crash of the Wings of Alaska aircraft, the accident at Windfall Lake, the boat on fire in Aurora Harbor and an injured hiker or two. If you're heading outdoors, stay safe - we prefer...
On the Trails: Rambling

...mandibulation. Possibly blackfly larvae??On yet another day, after enjoying some swans floating about on the far side of Windfall Lake, we had some fun with a make-believe critter on the trail. We couldn't put a name to it, so we just called it...
On the Trails: Skunk cabbage and its sex change abilities

...moving up stream as the tide came in. A pair of swans sailed in stately splendor among the clutter of lesser fowls. At Windfall Lake, there were at least eight swans, conversing with each other and foraging on the far side of the partly ice-free...
A Favorite Trail for Every Situation

...I'm 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...
The unexpected winter

...for winter hiking and other activities normally reserved for the spring - just pack extra layers."I hiked out to Windfall (Lake) to ice fish two weeks ago and had a great time but we had to break trail because it had snowed out the road earlier...


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