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Crow Pass National Historic Trail

Mile 115, Seward Highway, Chugach State Park, Anchorage, AK
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One fantastic hike and scenery

A short drive from Girdwood, 25 miles from Anchorage, this was a spectacular hike, that takes you... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
David H
Great hike along the historic Iditarod trail to Raven Glacier

Great hike but can be rough footing with large rocks and creek crossings. Hiking poles can be... read more

Reviewed 6 August 2016
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Mile 115, Seward Highway, Chugach State Park, Anchorage, AK
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Reviewed 15 August 2016

A short drive from Girdwood, 25 miles from Anchorage, this was a spectacular hike, that takes you into the valley, then up and over Crow pass, continue another mile until to see Raven Glacier, and with care can approach the base to see it up...More

Thank David H
Reviewed 6 August 2016

Great hike but can be rough footing with large rocks and creek crossings. Hiking poles can be helpful. Blueberries and crowberries can be found. It took our group about 5 hours to do the 8 mile hike just past the cabin in the rain with...More

Thank Sally_W7312016
Reviewed 23 March 2016

This trail is a must see. Not for pansies, but it is do-able for almost anyone. Drive out to Girdwood and wind through the Crow Creek road to find the trailhead at the end of the road. take water with you, as well as a...More

Thank 377BrendaC
Reviewed 21 December 2015

The Girdwood side is a good place to start the 23 mile hike with an over night in the chalet cabin- good day hike with a view of a glacier.

Thank Cocokayak
Reviewed 23 September 2015

This is an incredible hike. Make sure you go the extra mile to see Raven Glacier. The hike is steep but short, and scenic from the get go.

Thank alaskantravelnut
Reviewed 14 September 2015

We did this on a rainy day and the view was limited onto Raven Glacier. The hike is longer then marked. We had 5.6 miles on our GPS when we arrived at the public use cabin. It is a constant going up for about 2...More

Thank Anja G
Reviewed 10 September 2015

Fantastic hike !! We started at the Girdwood starting point. Great hiking, beautiful colors and scenery, lots of great photo opportunities, saw Goats and old mining equipment. Hiked to Ravens Glacier which is gorgeous! Exceptional hiking trip !

Thank AbsolutelyA-Z
Reviewed 12 August 2015

When we started out, it was 80 degrees F and sun as we hiked up from Crow Pass side. As we crossed over the pass, the clouds gathered quickly, and we ended up getting caught coming down in a lightening and hail storm. We were...More

2  Thank LoneTraveling
Reviewed 7 August 2015

Have hike up to the pass twice. Still need to do the whole trail. Raven glacier was beautful. Stayed at the cabin one night. It was July, but the outhouse was still snowed in.

Thank Snowviewak
Reviewed 4 August 2015

We hiked from the Girdwood trailhead to Raven's Glacier and back, about 3.5 miles each way. This is a strenuous section, so beware. In any case, the scenery is incredible. I highly recommend this hike.

Thank Bryan D
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