The best hikes inaand beyondathe web of trails that covers the Anchorage area, from well-known treks to little-know gems. 50 Hikes Around Anchorage is your guide to exploring everything in this hub of cultural and outdoor life, from never-before-published wilderness routes to miles of mountain footpaths and National Recreation Trails. All hikes are within a 30-minute drive of the city and include such sites as the Iditarod Trail, Campbell Tract, Rendezvous Peak, Mount Baldy, and so much more. Routes pass over foothills and alongside streams, showcasing the regionas natural beauty and pristine wilderness areas. Youall find cultural and natural history on each of the routes, detailed directions to the trailheads, GPS coordinates, topographic maps, information on local rules and regulations, and details on Leave No Trace ethics.GETTING THERE Access Oa#39;Malley Road eastbound via the New Seward Highway or Minnesota Drive. Continue east on Oa#39;Malley until its end, ... as those on the South Fork Rim Trail (Hike 22). After about 2 miles of forest travel youa#39;ll start to.
|Title||:||Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes Around Anchorage (Explorer's 50 Hikes)|
|Publisher||:||The Countryman Press - 2010-05-03|