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9 Gorgeous Hiking Trails Around Anchorage Alaska
9 Gorgeous Hiking Trails Around Anchorage Alaska


Alaska is by far the largest states in the US, but one of the least populous—that means lots of beautiful, untouched nature to explore. Travel to Anchorage to discover the many gorgeous hiking trails just outside of the capital city. Whether you want breathtaking views or get up close to gigantic glaciers, Alaska has some of the best hiking trails in the world.

Crow Pass

Crow Pass is one of the most popular hiking trails in Alaska. Travel an hour south of Anchorage to reach the start of the 21-mile long trail. Crow Pass is a hiking trail recommended for experienced travelers that covers a variety of landscapes and sceneries. Trekking past glaciers, waterfalls, wildlife, and diverse flora are some of the features to expect on the hike.

The highlights of hiking the Crow Pass trail are Crystal Lake, Crow Pass Waterfalls, and the Crow Pass Cabin. The best time to hike the trail is from June to October when all of the snow melts, and it’s filled with lush greenery along the entire journey...

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