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Juneau evidence room includes Palin photo cutout

...Palin poster belonged to the Alaska Shirt company and was placed outside its Franklin Street storefront across from the Mount Roberts Tramway entrance. Tourists loved taking their picture with it. Locals, however, loved stealing it.Back in July...
Bear with sweet tooth crashes children's party

...there's a lot of bears in that area. The Starr Hill neighborhood is located on the hillside of Mount Roberts."It's very common up against Mount Roberts," Scott said. "That's just a bear-y spot, lots of activity up there."But Scott said...
Nurses receive sexual assault examiner training

...and certified nurse examiners, donating $45,000 last year for the program and nurse training at an event held at Mount Roberts Tramway. The money has gone a long way, Brenner said, funding a 40-hour SART class last month, as well as the...
Tram conductor gives Tlingit lessons on ride

JUNEAU - John Perkins starts his daily journeys up Mount Roberts with a few lessons in basic Tlingit.Then he gets out...into song, prompting his passengers on the Goldbelt Mount Roberts Tram to join in."Hoo ha hoo ha haa oh hei," everyone...
No man left behind: One run to remember

...So, we continued on.Flash back to 12-hours earlier.I arrived at Basin Road at 8 a.m. and parked near the Mount Roberts trailhead. Frick is already there, doing what Frick does: calisthenics, hopping up and down, bouncing off of trees...
Seward, Sterling highways re-opened after avalanche

...January on record, a month where the average temperature was just 2.9 degrees. On Wednesday, an avalanche off Mount Roberts blocked traffic on Thane Road in Juneau. Police said the road would be cleared when it is safe, the Juneau Empire...
Woman rescued after 17 hours on mountain ledge

...mountain. At about 9 a.m. Sunday, she hiked up Mount Roberts with a camera, lenses and tripod, looking to get pictures...overdue hiker was mobilized at about midnight. From Mount Roberts, McElwain spent several hours listening for a response...
Tourist killed on Mount Juneau midnight. Schroeder left the ship with a young woman and had planned to explore the slopes of Mount Juneau and Mount Roberts on Wednesday, the Juneau Empire reported. His father last saw him at about 4 p.m. in the downtown area and cautioned...
Tourism drop sparks layoffs at Goldbelt

...operates tourism, cruise and lodging businesses in addition to managing stocks and land. The corporation owns the Mount Roberts Tramway, Glacier Bay tours, Auk Nu tours and the Goldbelt Hotel. Glacier Bay Lodge bookings, Auk Nu tour bookings...


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