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Day Hiking

Spend some time on your forest

Day hiking on the Chugach National Forest is a snap. All you have to is pick a place and start off. Just be safe, pack for the weather, and let somebody know where you are going. There is no permit necessary.


Download the Recreational Opportunities for Trails PDF flyer.

Download the flyer for all Recreational Opportunities (cabin rental camping and picnicking, fishing and hiking).

Day Hiking Areas

Areas & Activities