Out and About

Posted: Thursday, November 08, 2001

In season: King and dungeness crab, halibut, coho salmon (June-Nov.), deer (Aug.-Dec., depending on area), mountain goat (Aug.-Dec., depending on area), wolf (Aug.-April), grouse (Aug.-May), ptarmigan (Aug.-May), ducks, geese, brants, swans, snipe, crane (Sept.-Dec.), moose (in Yakutat through mid-Nov.), coyote (Sept.-April), hare (Sept.-April), brown bear (Sept.-Dec.) and crow (Sept.-mid-Nov.)

Nov. 8: Illustrated program on digital photography by Juneau photographer and writer Bob Armstrong, monthly meeting of Juneau Audubon Society, 7:30 p.m., Dzantik'i Heeni Middle School library.

Nov. 8-11: Annual Alaska Bald Eagle Festival in Haines to celebrate the annual congregation of up to 4,000 eagles along the banks of the Chilkat River with educational seminars, special tours and family events. Call (907) 766-2202.

Nov. 9: Grand opening of The Rock Dump Indoor Climbing Gym, new rock-climbing wall, 1310 Eastaugh Way, at Thane Road rock dump. Call 321-3264.

Nov. 10-11: Juneau Archery Club bowhunting weekend. Call Tracy Moore, 789-3970.

Nov. 10: Alpine Club Mt. Olds hike, about eight hours. Call Larry Musarra, 586-0152.

Nov. 16: Youth Archery Shooting begins today, 6:30-9 p.m., Floyd Dryden Middle School. Will be held every Friday through March. Call Eric Lundquist, 789-3508, for details.

Nov. 17: Juneau Gun Club's Annual Thanksgiving Turkey Shoot, 1/2 mile Montana Creek Rd. Events begin at 10 a.m.

Nov. 18: Sporting rifle meet, at the Hank Harmon Rifle Range, 9 a.m. registration, shoot at 10 a.m.

Nov. 25: High power rifle meet, at the Hank Harmon Rifle Range, 9 a.m. registration, shoot at 10 a.m.

Nov. 30: Full moon.

Dec. 1-May 15: Trapping season for beaver, coyote, fox, lynx, marten, mink and weasel, muskrat, land otter, squirrel and marmot.

Dec. 4, 6 and 11: Fly Fishing 101, 7-9 p.m., Floyd Dryden library. $23. Call 463-1717 to register.

Dec. 5: Juneau Archery Club board meeting at Collinsworth's.

Dec. 8: Smallbore rifle silhouette meet at the Hank Harmon Rifle Range, 9 a.m. registration, shoot at 10 a.m.

Dec. 14: No moon.

Dec. 30: Full moon.

Ongoing: Adult hike Wednesdays, usually starting at 9 a.m. No dogs or firearms please. Call the hike hotline at 586-0428 or 586-5330 for details on the meeting place and route.

Ongoing: Family hike Saturdays, usually starting at 9 a.m. No dogs or firearms please. Call the hike hotline at 586-0428 or 586-5330 for details on the meeting place and route.

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