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Are there any roads into Juneau?
A true adventure, the 1500-mile Alaska-Canadian Highway—aka the “ALCAN”—crosses some of the world’s wildest country. But of course, any road trip to Juneau necessitates a leg at sea; the only “road” in is the Alaska Marine Highway.
How many miles of hiking trails are in Juneau Alaska?
Mt. The trail features views of Lynn Canal, bears, marmots, spruce grouse, and wild flowers. The Mt. Roberts Tramway brings thousands of people up this mountain each year. Hikers can pay five dollars for a ride down on the tram.
How do I find my jogging route?
- gmap-pedometer.com. On Google Maps, click on the bike icon and set your to and from destinations.
- www.mapmyrun.com. Click on “Runs” and then “Search Runs.” You can search through running routes by city or zip code that other runners have run and mapped out.
Is Juneau a walkable city?
Enjoy Juneau’s walkability. Partly due to its geography—it’s surrounded by mountains and water—Juneau is a compact city. So it’s more walkable than most.
How many hikes are in Juneau Alaska?
Where to Stay in Downtown Juneau. With nearly 250 incredible miles of Juneau Hiking Trails to explore, needless to say, you’re going to need a few days here (at least)!
How long is Brotherhood Bridge trail?
The trail is 2-miles long, paved, and provides one of the great views of Mendenhall Glacier, beginning at the Brotherhood Bridge trailhead.
How do I find good places to run?
Check out sites such as MapMyRun and Runkeeper to find popular running routes mapped by runners in the area. You can also search for routes based on criteria such as distance, trail surface, and keywords. If you’re into trail running, check out the American Trail Running Association’s trail finder.
How do I get around in Juneau Alaska?
Call a cab. The public bus system in Juneau might work for a few errands around town, but it stops short of some important landmarks, like the ferry terminal. So if you have a place you need to go, especially if it’s a one-way trip, calling a taxi is always a good option.
How many miles is the trail in Juneau Alaska?
We’ve got 25 easy trails in Juneau ranging from 0.6 to 9.7 miles and from 13 to 1,354 feet above sea level. Start checking them out and you’ll be out on the trail in no time! This trail is considered “technical” with some steep drop offs, scrambling, and icy and slick conditions (dependent on weather).
Should you buy a bike in Juneau Alaska?
Take your bike—or buy one there. For a city of 30,000, Juneau boasts an impressive number of bike routes: 88 miles of bike lanes and 19 miles of shared-use paths. If you want to get somewhere faster than you can walk, a bike might be your best bet.
Enjoy Juneau’s walkability. Partly due to its geography—it’s surrounded by mountains and water—Juneau is a compact city. So it’s more walkable than most. Cruise ships dock right downtown, and nearly everything worth visiting is within walking distance from the docks.