Snowpack getting you down? Relax, crack a beer, and revive your stoke at the Backcountry Film Festival! Discovery Southeast, Eaglecrest, and the Winter Wildlands Alliance present the year’s best films celebrating human-powered backcountry touring and riding.
Join us for showings at 4:30 pm and 9:00 pm on January 31, 2015 at the Gold Town Nickelodeon.
Proceeds support Discovery Southeast. $10 at the door, or join or renew your Discovery Southeast membership at the event and get in for free.
A special thank you to our Advisory Committee, for offering a $10,000 gift, and to everyone who contributed in November and December to help us match it - we made it!!
And, of course, thank you to all the businesses and foundations that support hands-on outdoor education for our families. It takes a village...
Two great stories:
Executive Director Shawn Eisele and longtime Naturalist Steve Merli wrote an essay in the Juneau Empire about bear education, and how it fits in to the bigger picture of connecting us with nature.
KTOO's Lisa Phu followed up with a phenomenal piece after she tagged along on one of Steve's classes. Check it out here!
Natural History of Juneau Trails: A Watershed Approach
Richard Carstensen's new book is an all-you-can-eat information buffet for anyone who enjoys getting outdoors in Juneau.
Learn more about the book and check out other great reads on our publications page.