Explorer's Guide 50 Hikes Around Anchorage
A Countryman Press book
The best hikes in—and beyond—the 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 region’s natural beauty
and pristine wilderness areas.
You’ll 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.
- May 2010
- 6.1 × 9 in
/ 232 pages
- Territory Rights: Worldwide