Ptarmigan Lift Eaglecrest Hike 6/27/13

  • Gravel road was dry.
  • No snow conditions.
  • A few bugs, but kept moving.
  • No bear sign. Saw a fox and heard a Marmot.

MapMyHike time and trail info for this hike

Eagle Crest information page

The last time I was up Eaglecrest, the dogs and I were defend by thunder, which was unfortunate and cut our hike short. But this time we were back to normal SE AK weather! The clouds were high, and the road was dry. Just the way I like it!

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Once you get up higher, there is still snow around. But the road is clear the whole way.

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A ‘selfie’ at the top.

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Just as you leave the top, this is the view you get.

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Looking down on Juneau from the top.

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Croply lake from Ptarmigan lift.

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At the lift, you are looking out over West Bowl. This is the ridge line that people hike.

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One of the views of the East Bowl looking down on it.

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As the trail falls over the edge.


About Courtney

Juneau, Alaska local.
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One Response to Ptarmigan Lift Eaglecrest Hike 6/27/13

  1. Brittany says:

    I love that you started this! Keep it up!

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