The Glacier Hike In Alaska That’s Everything You’ve Ever Dreamed Of

Glaciers in any form are absolutely incredible to witness in person, but this specific glacier in Wrangell-St. Elias National Park is like something straight out of a dream. The towering mountains in the distance make way for some of the most breathtakingly beautiful glacial pools in all of Alaska. Pack a picnic lunch and enjoy soaking in stellar natural beauty as far as your eyes can see. Or break a sweat by doing some alpine climbing on the sculptured ice. It’s impossible not to be completely mesmerized by this enchanting hike in the last frontier.

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If you thought that trail was great, you’ll love this one easy trek in Alaska that will lead you someplace unforgettable. Also, these 15 incredible hikes under 5 miles are filled with breathtaking views along the way.