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Chugach National Forest

Copper River Highway, Cordova, AK 99503
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Hiking is great

We hiked the Haystack trail.. very well maintained and a great hike with awesome views. The gravel... read more

Reviewed 30 June 2017
LaurettaYoung
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Portland, Oregon
AMAZING!

Cordova is an amazing little town, with great people and beautiful scenery. It does rain a lot and... read more

Reviewed 20 December 2016
Shannon P
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Cordova, Alaska
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Copper River Highway, Cordova, AK 99503
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Reviewed 30 June 2017

We hiked the Haystack trail.. very well maintained and a great hike with awesome views. The gravel road gets more and more rutted the further you go.. so you have to go slow but it was fine.

Thank LaurettaYoung
Reviewed 20 December 2016

Cordova is an amazing little town, with great people and beautiful scenery. It does rain a lot and the weather can be very unpredictable so be prepared for anything.

Thank Shannon P
Reviewed 30 November 2016

A must see if you are in Alaska! I went there for a job interview and didn't want to leave. The views are incredible, and the berries grow right next to the gravel roads nd wildlife abound everywhere. My trip was during the salmon season,...More

Thank beamhanson
Reviewed 6 April 2016 via mobile

The views are just amazing and the nature is just amazing. You can stay there for hours upon hours and never want to leave. Cordova is an amazing place to visit for hiking and stunning beauty.

Thank Foodie1890
Reviewed 5 October 2015

Beautiful location, with snow caped mountains, ice fields and glaciers with Prince William Sound as an extra.

Thank rmarsett
Reviewed 13 September 2015

The hidden gem of Cordova! Well marked trails, scenic beauty and peace. We found the highways through the Forrest very well maintained all through the drive from Anchorage to the Kenai Penninsula!

Thank Maxwellpants
Reviewed 16 August 2015

Somehow, It is totally absent in the list of Cordova's attractions. May be, because it can easily compete with other glaciers in the area, and access to the glacier is absolutely free for tourists. Take a Sheridan Glacier side road from Copper River highway-left, till...More

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Reviewed 17 July 2015

beautiful, but be prepared for the nearly non-stop rain. Very small town, limited amenties. Lots of nature.

Thank Karen L
Reviewed 15 July 2015

The friendly front desk at Orca Adventure Lodge had a list of all the hikes in the area. When we pressed him for a recommended hike he said his fav. was Heney Ridge Trail. So we did it. I highly recommend it because the first...More

Thank rimtraveler
Reviewed 9 November 2014

I love this forest! Great hiking and fishing, and opportunities to see wildlife in their natural habitat abound! Just remember, the animals are WILD and should never be approached, unlike some people do at other national forests or parks where they are more accustomed to...More

Thank Melody B
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