The Best Hikes near Palmer

Amanda Williams at Matanuska Glacier Park
Hatcher Pass, Willow, AlaskaHatcher PassWillow, AlaskaThis amazing view is one of the first things that made me fall in love with Hatcher Pass. I was passing through to get to the ghost town of...MICA Guides, Glacier View, AlaskaMICA GuidesGlacier View, AlaskaThe guided hike on Matanuska Glacier in Alaska about 2 hours from Anchorage with MICA guides was fantastic. About 3 hours on the glacier, they...Matanuska Glacier Park, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AlaskaMatanuska Glacier ParkMatanuska-Susitna Borough, AlaskaIs glacier hiking on your bucket list? If so, here's a great place to go: the Matanuska Glacier near Sutton, Alaska. This glacier is huge - more...Portage Lake, Anchorage, AlaskaPortage LakeAnchorage, AlaskaKeep an eye out for the bergs! If you have the time, hike up to one of the many glaciers in the park.Portage Glacier, Anchorage, AlaskaPortage GlacierAnchorage, AlaskaOn your way to Portage Glacier, make sure to leave yourself a little time to stop at some of the hiking trails along Portage Glacier Road. While...Hatcher Pass, Willow, AlaskaHatcher PassWillow, AlaskaBeautiful blue river in Hatcher Pass (probably the most beautiful place in the world!) on our way to Independence MineSeven Glaciers Restaurant, Anchorage, AlaskaSeven Glaciers RestaurantAnchorage, AlaskaSeven glaciers restaurant (and very classy bar) is located in this building, perched on the north face of this lovely mountainside. The large...Flat Top Mountain, Anchorage, AlaskaFlat Top MountainAnchorage, AlaskaBeautiful view!!! #goldenhour #hikingHatchers Pass, Fishhook, AlaskaHatchers PassFishhook, AlaskaOld camping cabins at the Gold Mint Trailhead in Hatchers Pass, about 45 minutes north of Anchorage, AK. These cabins are boarded up and no longer...Matanuska Glacier, Glacier View, AlaskaMatanuska GlacierGlacier View, Alaska20$ entrance fee to get to this glacier closer. If you going down to Kenai peninsula I would skip it. If not, nice glacier to visit and hike around...Arctic Valley, Anchorage, AlaskaArctic ValleyAnchorage, AlaskaHiking Arctic Valley (Mt. Gordon Lyon) with my best friends.Crow creek pass, Anchorage, AlaskaCrow creek passAnchorage, AlaskaRemains of an old mine about 2 miles up on Crow Creek Pass trail. Beautiful views! #oldmine #alaska #girdwood #clouds #hiking #adventurePalmer rd, Hope, AlaskaPalmer rdHope, AlaskaOne of my top hikes on Kenai, in the end of the Palmer road. The valley is a great place to camp, beautiful views and quiet. There is a huge...Hotel Alyeska, Anchorage, AlaskaHotel AlyeskaAnchorage, AlaskaThe hotel Alyeska is a luxury hotel you don't want to miss! Set in the Chugach mountains, it offers prime skiing and snowboarding in the winter. In...Eklutna River, Anchorage, AlaskaEklutna RiverAnchorage, AlaskaThis is the hike going up Twin Peaks, a popular hunting spot. It overlooks Eklutna Lake.McHugh Creek, Anchorage, AlaskaMcHugh CreekAnchorage, AlaskaA perfect hike on a perfect day. North Suicide Peak and Suicide Peak. 5/17/15Crow Creek, Anchorage, AlaskaCrow CreekAnchorage, AlaskaEven the mountain goad is enjoying the view :) On the top of Crow Creek Pass, couple hours above Girdwood. Lots of sheep and goats on the mountains...Flattop / Glen Alps Trailhead Parking, Anchorage, AlaskaFlattop / Glen Alps Trailhead ParkingAnchorage, AlaskaOne of the most scenic hikes in the country. If you ever get to Anchorage, this is a must! Just a view while walking up Flattop Mountain.Chugach State park, Anchorage, AlaskaChugach State parkAnchorage, AlaskaSnowplow Train. Take a hike across the highway in the park and watch for moose.Matanuska Glacier Park, Matanuska-Susitna Borough, AlaskaMatanuska Glacier ParkMatanuska-Susitna Borough, AlaskaMatanuska glacier is one of the land locked glaciers to the north east of Anchorage. It is awesome to go hiking on the glacier but make sure to...
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