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.You can also contact Anchorage Parks aamp; Recreation at 907-343-4296 for more information about the Rovera#39;s Run ... To access it from the Tour of Anchorage side, use a small pullout on the east side of Elmore Road, just north of Tudor ... Gasline Trails: The North Gasline Trail connects the Bivouac Trailheads with the Chugach Foothills Trailhead off Muldoon Road. It also closely parallels military land; if you plan to explore to the east of the trail at all, you must have a military accessanbsp;...
|Title||:||Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes Around Anchorage (Explorer's 50 Hikes)|
|Publisher||:||The Countryman Press - 2010-05-03|