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15 Incredible Hikes Under 5 Miles Everyone In Alaska Should Take

When you live in the largest and most undeveloped state in the nation, it’s kind of a given that you would have the most awesome outdoor playground in the world. From stunning mountain views, lush forests, glorious glaciers, abundant wildlife, booming waterfalls and so much more. Let’s face it – Alaskans are spoiled. Check out these 15 incredible hikes under five miles that everyone in Alaska should most definitely put on their bucket lists ASAP.

From mountain peaks and glorious glaciers to lush forests and bursting waterfalls, hiking in Alaska is totally out of the ordinary. Have you ever been on any of these awesome hikes? Can you think of any others we should add to the list?

Courtney Stanley
Living and loving life in Alaska, Courtney enjoys living a happy life based on simple principles; work hard, be kind, stay humble. She is appreciative everyday for the ability to live a subsistence based lifestyle thanks to the bounty of natural resources that Alaska has to offer. Her hobbies include running, fly fishing, hiking & snowboarding.