Out and About

Posted: Sunday, July 13, 2003

July 13: Public trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Details: 789-9844.

July 14-18 and 21-25: Level 2 continuing dinghy sailing course for ages 12-18, Juneau Youth Sailing Foundation, 8:15 a.m.-noon, $230. Details: 789-3546 or www.juneauyouthsailing.org/.

July 16: Parks and Rec Wednesday hike. For age 18 and older. No dogs or firearms. Details: 586-0428.

July 16: Public trap shooting at the Juneau Gun Club on Montana Creek Road, 6-9 p.m. Details: 789-9844.

July 17-20: Juneau-to-Haines paddle, Juneau Alpine Club trip for experienced kayakers. Details: Larry Musarra, 586-0152.

July 18: Mountain Rescue Runners meeting and potluck, short presentation on how the running community can support Juneau's Search and Rescue efforts. 6:30 p.m., 1011 Ski St., a mile before North Douglas Highway's Eaglecrest turnoff. Details: Merry Ellefson, 586-1692, or Steve Davis, 586-9099.

July 19: Parks and Rec Saturday hike. For all ages, no dogs or firearms. Details: 586-0428.

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.

July 19: "Feathery Facts," Kids Day at the Glacier program about birds with naturalist Matt Brooks, 11 a.m.-noon. Meet at the covered viewing area near the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center. Details: 789-6635.

July 25: Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center 40-year anniversary program, 7-9 p.m. Pie, live music, free admission. Details: 789-6635.

July 19: JRC/The Alaska Club Governor's Cup 5K and Kids 12 and 1-mile runs, Southeast Road Runners event, 9 a.m. (5K race) or 10 a.m. (1/2- and 1-mile runs). 5K starts at Dimond Courthouse. 1/2 and 1-mile start on the bike path just south of Hospital Drive. Details: Caro Rosier-Polley, 789-2181 or caro@jrc.alaska.com.

July 19-20 and 26-27: Parent/Youth Dinghy class, Juneau Youth Sailing Foundation, 8 a.m.-noon, $110 Details: 789-3546 or www.juneauyouthsailing.org/.

July 21-25: Intro to sailing course for ages 10-11, Juneau Youth Sailing Foundation, 1-4:45 p.m., $115. Details: 789-3546 or www.juneauyouthsailing.org/.

July 26: Mount Roberts Tram Run, Southeast Road Runners event, 9 a.m., start at lower tram terminal. Details: Paul Dick, 586-3469, or Dirk Miller, 463-6751.

July 27: Southeast Road Runners annual trail maintenance day. Watch the SERR Web site, www.juneau.com/serr/, and the Empire for details.

July 27: High-power rifle and sporting rifle meet at the Hank Harmon Rifle Range, 8:30 a.m. registration, shoot at 9:30 a.m. Details: www.go.to/jrpc.

Submit calendar items to outdoors@juneauempire.com.



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