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57 mi 91 km of trail 7 Featured Hikes

Easy Trails 10 Trails Intermediate Trails 12 Trails Hard Trails 4 Trails

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Favorite Cook Inlet, Alaska

Flattop Mountain

3.0 mi 4.8 km • Loop • 1,244 ft Ascent 379.13 m Ascent

Singletrack Anchorage, AK

( 17 )
Favorite Knoya summit view looking east northeast toward Temptation Peak (and a malamute)

Tikishla Peak Loop

14.1 mi 22.6 km • Loop • 5,022 ft Ascent 1530.83 m Ascent

Singletrack Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK

( 2 )
Favorite From the summit of Flattop. Chugach Mountains, Alaska.

Flatttop to Ptarmigan Loop

9.4 mi 15.1 km • Loop • 4,135 ft Ascent 1260.28 m Ascent

Singletrack Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK

( 2 )
Favorite Cook Inlet, Alaska

Black Lake Out-and-Back

8.6 mi 13.8 km • Out and Back • 3,170 ft Ascent 966.15 m Ascent

Singletrack Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK

( 1 )
Favorite Wolverine Peak Trail, with Mt. Redoubt volcano on the horizon.

Wolverine Peak

9.7 mi 15.7 km • Loop • 3,542 ft Ascent 1079.53 m Ascent

Singletrack Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK

( 10 )
Favorite Moose below O'Malley Ridge.

Middle Fork Loop

9.9 mi 15.9 km • Loop • 1,465 ft Ascent 446.44 m Ascent

Singletrack Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK

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Trails in Hillside Trail System - 19

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0.8 mi 1.3 km #1 Flattop Mountain Trail
Anchorage, AK
0.8 mi 1.3 km Anchorage, AK
All Clear
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24 days ago
3.7 mi 6.0 km #2 Flattop - Ptarmigan Route
Anchorage, AK
3.7 mi 6.0 km Anchorage, AK
All Clear
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24 days ago
0.8 mi 1.2 km #3 Flattop Backside Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
0.8 mi 1.2 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
Minor Issues
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Muddy, Snowy, Some Mud, Icy
91 days ago
1.5 mi 2.4 km #4 Near Point Trail - South Ridge
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
1.5 mi 2.4 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
Unknown
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1.7 mi 2.7 km #5 Basher Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
1.7 mi 2.7 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
All Clear
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16 days ago
1.7 mi 2.8 km #6 Backside Flattop Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
1.7 mi 2.8 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
All Clear
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Mostly Dry - Remember bug repellent
13 days ago
2.8 mi 4.5 km #7 Wolverine Peak Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
2.8 mi 4.5 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
All Clear
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16 days ago
5.8 mi 9.3 km #8 Williwaw Lakes Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
5.8 mi 9.3 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
All Clear
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24 days ago
4.4 mi 7.1 km #9 Middle Fork Loop Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
4.4 mi 7.1 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
All Clear
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24 days ago
1.3 mi 2.0 km #10 Blueberry Loop
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
1.3 mi 2.0 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
All Clear
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24 days ago
14.3 mi 23.0 km #11 Powerline Pass Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
14.3 mi 23.0 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
Unknown
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3.2 mi 5.1 km #12 Ballpark Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
3.2 mi 5.1 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
All Clear
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24 days ago
5.9 mi 9.4 km #13 North Fork Campbell Creek Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
5.9 mi 9.4 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
Unknown
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2.0 mi 3.2 km #14 Wolverine Bowl
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
2.0 mi 3.2 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
All Clear
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16 days ago
1.2 mi 1.9 km #15 Blueberry Hollow Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
1.2 mi 1.9 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
All Clear
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24 days ago
1.9 mi 3.0 km #16 South Fork Rim Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
1.9 mi 3.0 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
Unknown
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0.6 mi 1.0 km #17 Silver Fern Trail
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
0.6 mi 1.0 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
Unknown
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0.5 mi 0.7 km #18 Parking Connector
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
0.5 mi 0.7 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
All Clear
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24 days ago
2.8 mi 4.5 km #19 Gasline
Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
2.8 mi 4.5 km Elmendorf Air Force Base, AK
Unknown
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