Take This Short Hike To A Stunning 360 View Of Alaska

Lazy Mountain is a great day hike in Palmer that will get you up to an incredible view in no time. This short hike will have you heading up to a 360 view of the Matanuska Valley and all the beautiful mountains in the distance. The steep trail winds through a picturesque forest of cottonwood, spruce, birch, aspen and tall grasses. Head to this beautiful part of Alaska to explore the countryside and see a staggering view of the Matanuska Valley from the Lazy Mountain Trail.

Lazy Mountain Trail
2995 Mountain Trail Circle
Palmer, AK 99645

We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/

Here is an amazing video of the view from the top:


More information on the Lazy Mountain Trail here.


If that sounds too intense, try these 12 Low-Key Hikes In Alaska With Amazing Payoffs. And if you are dreaming of coming to Alaska this summer, try The Alaska Travel Diary That Is Guaranteed To Cause Severe Daydreaming.

Have you been to Lazy Mountain? Tell us about it in the comments below.