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21 mi 34 km of trail 2 Featured Hikes

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gem Favorite There are opportunities to explore the end of the trail, especially as the snow levels recede. Take the opportunity to take in the different views, even if it means taking one of the small trails that fan out at the top.

Harding Icefield Overlook

(13) Bear Creek, AK
gem Favorite Like a sick person's tongue!

Toe of the Glacier

(1) Bear Creek, AK

Featured Hikes in Exit Glacier Area - 2

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Favorite There are opportunities to explore the end of the trail, especially as the snow levels recede. Take the opportunity to take in the different views, even if it means taking one of the small trails that fan out at the top.
Intermediate/Difficult

Harding Icefield Out and Back

8.3 mi 13.4 km • Out and Back • 3,073 ft Ascent 936.77 m Ascent

(30) Bear Creek, AK
Favorite Exit Glacier Lookout is a great place to take some time to yourself and enjoy your surroundings.
Intermediate

Edge of the Glacier Trail

1.9 mi 3.1 km • Loop • 471 ft Ascent 143.44 m Ascent

(5) Bear Creek, AK

Trails in Exit Glacier Area - 3

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16.1 mi 25.9 km #1Resurrection River Trail #319
Intermediate/Difficult
Bear Creek, AK
Intermediate/Difficult
16.1 mi 25.9 km Bear Creek, AK
3.8 mi 6.1 km #2Harding Icefield Trail
Intermediate/Difficult
Bear Creek, AK
Intermediate/Difficult
3.8 mi 6.1 km Bear Creek, AK
0.9 mi 1.5 km #3Exit Glacier Paved Path
Easy/Intermediate
Bear Creek, AK
Easy/Intermediate
0.9 mi 1.5 km Bear Creek, AK

Photos of Exit Glacier Area - 23

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There are opportunities to explore the end of the trail, especially as the snow levels recede. Take the opportunity to take in the different views, even if it means taking one of the small trails that fan out at the top.
Aug 17, 2019 near Bear Creek, AK
Harding Ice Field, Seward, Alaska.
Jul 20, 2016 near Bear Creek, AK
Exit Glacier from Harding Ice Field Trail
Sep 2, 2018 near Bear Creek, AK
As you approach the end of the trail, the Harding Icefield spreads out before you. It is an awesome sight to see the source of over 40 glaciers.
Aug 17, 2019 near Bear Creek, AK
Exit Glacier/Harding Ice Field, Seward, AK
Jul 20, 2016 near Bear Creek, AK
Exit Glacier/Harding Ice Field, Seward, AK
Jul 20, 2016 near Bear Creek, AK
Harding Ice Field Trail, Kenai Fjords.
Apr 19, 2016 near Bear Creek, AK
This is the Harding Icefield Trail that runs along Exit Glacier  (you can see in the background) in Kenai Fjords National Park. The trail ends at the Harding Icefield with great panoramic view. This was about 2 miles into the 8.2 mile roundtrip out and back hike.
Apr 16, 2015 near Bear Creek, AK

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