Out and About

Posted: Sunday, July 06, 2003

July 6: Public trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Details: 789-9844.

July 7-11, 14-18: Level 1 beginning dinghy sailing course for ages 12-18, Juneau Youth Sailing Foundation, 1-4:45 p.m. $230. Details: 789-3546 or www.juneauyouthsailing.org/.

July 7-11: Intro to sailing course for ages 10-11, Juneau Youth Sailing Foundation, 8:15 a.m.-noon, $115. Details: 789-3546 or www.juneauyouthsailing.org/.

July 8: Midsummer Night 10 K and 1 Mile Runs, 6 p.m., False Outer Point, Southeast Road Runners event. Details: Chris Wilkens, 586-2643 or cwilkens@lycos.com or www.juneau.com/serr/.

July 9: Parks and Rec Wednesday hike. For age 18 and older, no dogs or firearms. Details: 586-0428.

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

July 11: Juneau Freewheelers Bicycle Club Informal Time Trial, 6:30 p.m., 25 miles, Douglas side of bridge. Details: www.juneau.com/freewheel/

July 12: Kids Day at the Glacier, "Nature's Sticky Glue Stuff," by Forest Service naturalist Nick Nixon, 11 a.m.-noon, covered viewing area in the first parking lot of the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. For children ages 7-12. Details: Michelle, 789-6635.

July 12-13: Juneau Alpine Club Mount Stroller White Climb, bring ice ax, crampons, harness and camping gear. Details: Tim Arness, 209-2589.

July 12-13: Juneau Yacht Club Rum Cup Races, Round 2, 10 a.m.-9 p.m., Admiralty Cove. Details: John Barnett, 364-2514, John Stone, 364-4663, info@juneauyachtclub.org or www.juneauyachtclub.org/rumcup.

July 12 or 13: Tom Casey Memorial Mount Juneau Ridge Run, 15 miles, starts 7:30 a.m. at Perseverance Trailhead parking lot at the end of Basin Road. Date depends on weather. Details: Dave Pusich 780-4525 or dpusich@gci.net.

July 19: "Terrific Trees," Kids Day at the Glacier program, with naturalist Linda Luers, 11 a.m.-noon. Meet at the covered viewing area near the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

July 19: Cowboy Action Shoot at the Hank Harmon Rifle Range, 9 a.m. registration, shoot at 10 a.m. Details: www.go.to/jrpc.

July 19: Juneau Alpine Club, Sheep Creek to Mount Roberts traverse hike and climb. Bring your ice ax. Details: Don Larsen, 789-2036.

Submit calendar items to outdoors@juneauempire.com.



CONTACT US

  • Switchboard: 907-586-3740
  • Circulation and Delivery: 907-586-3740
  • Newsroom Fax: 907-586-3028
  • Business Fax: 907-586-9097
  • Accounts Receivable: 907-523-2230
  • View the Staff Directory
  • or Send feedback

ADVERTISING

SUBSCRIBER SERVICES

SOCIAL NETWORKING