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A trail through the forested campground area of Glacier Bay.


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0.4

Miles

0.6

KM

Point to Point

62' 19 m

High

41' 12 m

Low

27' 8 m

Up

31' 10 m

Down

3%

Avg Grade (2°)

11%

Max Grade (6°)

Dogs No Dogs

Family Friendly A great option for a short excursion if you are staying at the campground.

Description

The Campground Trail starts from the Forest Trail, just off the Beach Trail. This is at the northeast end of the campground area. The campground has spacious sites in the tall fir trees of Glacier Bay's moss forest. This trail runs through the moss forest of the campground. It parallels the Beach Trail, and ends at the Beach Trail, after a right turn.

Flora & Fauna

Northern rainforest - tall fir trees, lush vegetation, colorful mushrooms in late summer.

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Shared By:

Joan Pendleton

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The Beach Trail provides beautiful views of Bartlett Cove and some wonderful sunset glows. Photo credit: NPS Photo.
Jun 1, 2017 near Juneau, AK
The Beach Trail offers a lovely view of a place where the mountains meet the sea.
Jan 9, 2017 near Juneau, AK
You'll find plenty of lichen among the tall fir trees near the campground.
Jan 9, 2017 near Juneau, AK
Moss blankets the forest surrounding Glacier Bay.
Jan 9, 2017 near Juneau, AK

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