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Happenings

Twin Lakes Closed to Swimming

Twin Lakes is closed to swimming until further notice due to a high fecal bacteria test sample. The Parks and Recreation Department samples the water at Twin Lakes on a weekly basis and the last results came back with a high count. Due to this, it is highly recommended that people and pets do not swim in the lakes.

Month of Play

The annual Day of Play activity looks a little different this year. Celebrate with us by exploring our parks, trails, and facilities through the whole month of August with 14 DIY activities. Print out a Passport to Play and follow the instructions to earn your 'stamps.' Then submit your passport by the end of the month for a chance to win great prizes. Find all the details here. Explore. Play. Win!!

Walk Southeast

If you registered for Walk Southeast, continue tracking the miles you walk, run, or hike until August 15. What community will you reach when it's all done? To be eligible for prizes, Mileage Trackers must be submitted here by August 16. The drawing will take place on August 21 and winners will be notified by email or phone.

Juneau Trails Master Plan

Do you enjoy Juneau’s trails and have 5 minutes to spare? If you answered yes follow this link to take a quick survey. CBJ, Trail Mix, Alaska State Parks and the USFS are partnering on the Juneau Trails Master Plan – a 20 year document that will define high-priority trails and projects, and will identify and address opportunities and constraints in the Juneau Trails System. By taking this survey you will be letting the planning team know which trails you use the most, what recreational activities you most commonly use the trails for and what trail projects you would like to see in the next 20 years.

Dimond Park Aquatic Center remains in Phase III

Dimond Park Aquatic Center remains in phase III of their reopening plan allowing drop-in rec, as well as access to the locker and family changing rooms. Read the Juneau Pool FAQs for more information on phase III. For questions, please call 586.2782.

Submit a Joke for the Hotline

Do you have a funny, clean joke that should be used on the Joke Hotline? You can now submit it directly from our new Joke Hotline webpage. Don't forget to call in daily 907-586-0428, maybe your joke will be next!

P&R Main Office

Although the front door is closed, the Parks & Recreation office remains open to assist with emails, faxes and phone calls during regular business hours. Give us a call at 907-586-5226 Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Parks & Recreation Commercial Use Regulation Update

The CBJ Parks & Recreation Department is considering changes to the regulations that govern commercial use of parks and recreation facilities. Existing regulations were written nearly 25 years ago, and a number of changes are proposed to provide a better framework to manage commercial use of these public facilities. For more information, please visit the project page.

Flume Trail Closed

Alaska Light & Power has closed the Flume Trail for the final phase of the rebuild project. The trail will be CLOSED to the public until work is complete at the end of September. To ensure everyone’s safety, please observe all notices and stay clear of all closed areas.

Quick Links

Follow this link to access CBJ's COVID-19 Coronavirus Information
Aquatics Schedule
Treadwell Schedule
Shelter Reservations
Parking Information
Online Registration (eTrak)
Scavenger Hunts & Flower ID
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