Out and About

Posted: Sunday, June 15, 2003

June 15: Juneau Alpine Club Mendenhall Glacier Walk. Bring ice ax, crampons and harness. Details: Tim Arness, 209-2589.

June 15: Public trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Details: 789-9844.

June 15: Montana Creek-to-Windfall Lake Trail Run, Juneau Alpine Club event. Details: Kathy Landry, 789-7058.

June 16-20, 23-27: Level 1 and Level 2 Beginning Dinghy Sailing course for ages 12-18, Juneau Youth Sailing Foundation. Level 1, 8:15 a.m.-noon; Level 2, 1-4:45 p.m. $230. Details: 789-3546 or www.juneauyouthsailing.org/.

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

June 18: Public trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road, 6-9 p.m. Details: 789-9844.

June 19: Hank Harmon Rifle Range meeting at Rayco Sales, 7 p.m. Details: 789-4862.

June 21: Nature Nectar, Kids Day at the Glacier program about hummingbirds, with Naomi Seidel, 11 a.m.-noon. Meet at the covered viewing area at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

June 21: Cowboy Action Shoot, sign-in at 9 a.m. at the Hank Harmon Rifle Range, shoot at 10 a.m. Details: www.go.to/jrpc.

June 21: Juneau Alpine Club Mount Juneau ridge hike. Details: Bob Sylvester, 586-1407.

June 21: Parks and Rec Saturday hike. For all ages, no dogs or firearms. Details: 586-0428.

June 21: Kluane-Chilkat Bike Race, two- to eight-person bicycle relay race from Haines Junction, B.C., to Haines. Juneau Freewheelers Bicycle Club event. Details: www.juneau.com/freewheel/.

June 21: Only Fools Run at Midnight, starts at 11:59 p.m. at Centennial Hall. Details: Don Eagle, 321-8321.

June 26-29: Juneau Alpine Club Juneau-to-Haines Kayaking Trip. Details: Larry Musarra, 586-0152.

June 27: Jack & Jill Time Trial, 6:30 p.m., False Outer Point, 24 miles. Juneau Freewheelers Bicycle Club event. Details: www.juneau.com/freewheel/.

June 28: Be a Rock Hound, Kids Day at the Glacier program about identifying and collecting rocks, with naturalist Doneva Garcia, 11 a.m.-noon, meet at the covered viewing area at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

June 28-29, July 5-6: Part-Youth Dinghy Course, Juneau Youth Sailing Foundation. 8 a.m.-noon. $110. Details: 789-3546 or www.juneauyouthsailing.org/.

June 28: Ben Blackgoat Memorial Perseverance Trail Run, 9 a.m., start at parking area at the end of Basin Road. Details: Dianne DeSloover, 586-6709 or polywog@ak.net.

June 29: High Power Rifle and Sporting Rifle Meet at the Hank Harmon Rifle Range, 8:30 a.m. registration, shoot at 9:30 a.m.

July 3: Red, White, and Blues Cruise to watch the fireworks from Gastineau Channel aboard the M/V Keet, a fund-raiser for the Juneau Lighthouse Association. Boarding starts at 8:30 p.m. at the Seadrome dock. $50. Details: Jennifer Klein, 364-3632, or Lynne Anderson, 789-0275.

July 3: Juneau Yacht Club Fourth of July Fireworks Raft-up, 9 p.m. Details: www.juneauyachtclub.org/.

Submit calendar items to outdoors@juneauempire.com.



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