07/27/2017 – Old Stump Road

Jesse Gobeli will lead "Old Stump Road" with a duration of 4.5 hours somewwhere in Turnagain Arm.

Meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Konikson Road trailhead in Bird Valley.  We will head up the main trail past the bridge over Penguin Creek, then we will detour into the forest, cross Penguin Creek and the old stump road, and ascend through hemlock forests towards Penguin Peak.

06/29/2017 – Homicide

Jesse Gobeli will lead "Homicide" with a duration of 4 hours somewwhere in Turnagain Arm.

Meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Indian Trailhead at the end of Boretide road.  We will follow the powerline trail, ascend Homicide Peak and return.

06/08/2017 – Sheep Thrills Plus

Lee Helzer will lead "Sheep Thrills Plus" with a duration of 4 hours somewwhere in Turnagain Arm.

Meet at 6:30 pm at the Falls Creek trailhead on the Seward Highway. We will proceed up the Sheep Thrills Ridge via bushwhacking and scrambling to the highpoint known as Peak 3980. We will find a logical point of descent to the Falls Creek Trail and the return via the trailhead. Depending on presence and abundance of snow, traction devices may be desirable.

06/01/2017 – Bird on a Wire

Jesse Gobeli will lead "Bird on a Wire" with a duration of 3 hours somewwhere in Turnagain Arm.

Meet at 6:30 p.m. at the Bird Creek Trailhead at the end of Konikson Road.  We will cross Penguin Creek on our way to exploring the old mining roads and sights of the Bird Creek area.   We will visit the 1965 mustang fastback and the waterfalls of Bird Creek.   We will follow the creek upstream for a mile or two before bushwhacking back to the main trail and return.