Out and About

Posted: Sunday, May 18, 2003

Ongoing: Spring King Salmon Derby, through May 31. Tickets $30 for the month. Details: juneauempire.com/springking/ or www.ccthita-vtrc.org/.

May 18: Juneau Yacht Club Spring Harbor Races, Round 3, Juneau Harbor Turning Basin, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Details: www.juneauyachtclub.org/.

May 18: Public trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Details: 789-9844.

May 19: Trail of Time guided hikes, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. daily starting today. Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

May 21: Parks and Rec Wednesday hike. For age 18 and older, no dogs or firearms. Details: 586-0428.

May 21: Juneau Yacht Club monthly meeting and dinner, at the club, 6:30 p.m. Details: www.juneauyachtclub.org/.

May 21: Public trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road, 6-9 p.m. Details: 789-9844.

May 22: Trail Mix monthly meeting, 7-9 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library. Details: James King, 790-6406.

May 24: Juneau Alpine Club Sheep Creek to Mount Roberts traverse. Details: Bob, 586-1407.

May 24: Powerline Trail and East Glacier Trail to Nugget Creek, Parks and Rec and Trail Mix Saturday hike. Jim Geraghty of Trail Mix will share mining history of the area. For all ages; children must be accompanied, no dogs or firearms. Call 586-0428 for start time or check www.juneau.lib.ak.us/parksrec/hike/schedule.php.

May 24: Juneau Audubon Society bird walk at the Mendenhall Wetlands State Game Refuge. Meet at parking lot at end of Radcliffe Road at 8 a.m. Leader is Steve Zimmerman. Details: ckent@alaska.net or www.juneau-audubon-society.org.

May 24: Douglas Treadwell Ditch Trail Run, 9 a.m., start at Sandy Beach. Southeast Road Runners event. Details: Steve Davis, 586-9099.

May 24-26: 2003 Rum Cup Challenge Sailboat Race, Round 1, Taku Harbor. Handicapping for boats with liveaboards, inexperienced crews, TVs, dogs and more. Details: 364-2514, 364-4663 or www.juneauyachtclub.org/rumcup.

May 25: High Power Rifle and Sporting Rifle Shoot, at the Hank Harmon Rifle Range, 8:30 a.m. registration, shoot at 9:30 a.m. Details: www.go.to/jrpc.

May 30, 31, June 1, 7 & 8: Adult beginning dinghy lessons by the Juneau Youth Sailing Foundation, 6 p.m. Fridays, 8 a.m.-noon weekends, $160. Details: 789-3546 or www.juneauyouthsailing.org/.

May 30: Viewing the solar eclipse from Mount Jumbo, Juneau Alpine Club hike. Details: Jim Smith, 789-3984.

May 31, June 1, 7 & 8: Adult beginning keelboat lessons by the Juneau Youth Sailing Foundation, 8 a.m.-noon, $250. Details: 789-3546 or www.juneauyouthsailing.org/.

June 1: Juneau Yacht Club Spring Harbor Races, Round 4, Juneau Harbor Turning Basin, 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Details: www.juneauyachtclub.org/.

Submit calendar items to outdoors@juneauempire.com.



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