Downtown Juneau Geology Walk

Juneau, Alaska, (KINY)- This walking tour is a must for geology enthusiasts and those who want to learn more about how the city of Juneau was “built on gold”.

Take a geological walking tour of downtown Juneau with local tour guides Dr. Cathy Connor, retired Professor of Geology University of Alaska Southeast, and Juneau Naturalist Richard Carstensen.

This walking tour highlights the general geology of downtown Juneau and how local geology has influenced Juneau’s downtown development and history.

The walk is about 1.5 miles in length and will begin at the City Museum and end at the whale fountain on the waterfront.

Ticket price is $31.50 and includes admission to the City Museum and a 20% discount on select items in the Museum Store.

Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling the City Museum at (907) 586-3572.