Dan Moller Trail

The Dan Moller Trail is 3.0 miles long. It begins at Pioneer Ave, Douglas Island and ends at Dan Moller Recreation Cabin. An old road serves as the first part of the trail. Most of the trail consists of elevated planks over the muskegs. An excellent variety of wildflowers can be found along the trail in the spring and summer months. The trail is a popular cross-country ski trail, and is also open to snowmobile use in the winter. (12 inches of snow cover is required). Caution should be observed in the avalanche-prone areas. The former snow slide paths should be crossed with haste. It is possible to climb up to the ridge around the bowl for a scenic view of Stephens Passage and Admiralty Island. The trail is open for the following uses: Hiking, XC Skiing/Snowshoeing, Snowmobiling, Off Highway Vehicles (OHV) less than or equal to 50 inches wide - Motorized use only permitted after there is 12" or more of snow coverage.

At a Glance

Reservations: No reservations are available for this area.
Open Season: 1/1
Usage: Heavy
Closest Towns: Juneau, AK
Water: No
Restroom: No
Operated By: Forest Service

General Information

Directions: The trail is located on Douglas Island. Keep left after crossing the Juneau-Douglas bridge, and take the first right onto Cordova Street. Turn left onto Pioneer Avenue, and the trail starts past the eleventh house on the right. The trailhead is marked, and there is a small parking area.

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  Area/Length : 
3.0 miles

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  Elevation : 
700 - 2500


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