Enjoy an interpretive nature hike in the Chugach National Forest. Trail determination dependent on the group’s activity level and the weather of the day. Bear & Safety protection, water, & snack provided by Chugach Adventures.
Three trail options:
Crow Pass Trail: 2+ miles one way with elevation gain. This is a more strenuous hike with a portion of the trip on the Iditarod National Historic Trail.
Byron Glacier Trail: in Portage Valley (approximately 30 minutes South of Girdwood) this a more mellow 1 Mile hike one way into the beautiful Byron Glacier valley.
Winner Creek Trail & Winner Creek Hand Tram:The easier of all 3 hikes, 3 Mile total distance hike starting from the Hotel Alyeska and finishing at the Crow Creek Gold Mine.
- We require all guests to sign a release of liability on all of our tours.
- Bring warm clothes & layers, extra socks, a hat & gloves. These are more important in August & September, but nice to have in June & July with AK’s unpredictable weather.
- Recommend Rain gear, and outdoor attire.
- Most guests bring their cameras, you should get great photos.
Chugach Adventures’ Cancellation Policy:
Any cancellation made up to 3-9 days in advance will receive a 50% refund. For cancellations within 48 hours, NO refund will be given. Cancellations made 10 days or more in advance will receive a full refund minus a 5% transaction fee.
Gratuity / Tip
Our guides are expected to go above and beyond for this trip and greatly appreciate any & all gratuities.