Category Archives: Muskeges

Thunder Mountain Summit 6/14/15

“I’m not going to say ‘I’m sorry’ anymore for being slow, but I will say ‘thank you’ for letting me go my own pace”. There are some mountains in Juneau that are good ole standby peaks: Mt Juneau, Jumbo, Eaglecrest…. … Continue reading

Posted in Forest Trail, Lake, Muskeges, Ridge Line, Steep Trail, Summit

Dan Moller Cabin to Eaglecrest Bush Bashing Expedition 5/25/15

“I know exactly where we are, we just aren’t exactly where I want us to be.” There are hikes that you plan in your mind for years; as you sit on one mountain, you look longingly at another possibility and … Continue reading

Posted in Boardwalk, Cabin, Dog Poo Bags Provided, Drop-offs, Forest Trail, Game Trail, Maintenance Road, Meadows, Muskeges, Out House, Ridge Line, Steep Trail, Summit, Valley

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 … Continue reading

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Dan Moller Cabin Hike 6/24/2013

Dry ground conditions. Clear of snow. No bugs. No bear sign. MapMyHike time and trail info for this hike Dan Moller Cabin information page The muskeg pods are almost a solid liquid, which is odd for us living in a … Continue reading

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