This Underrated Trail In Alaska Leads To A Hidden Turquoise Lake

Just a couple hours drive from the city of Anchorage, the Reed Lakes Trail is a magical escape to a pair of bright blue lakes in the mountains. Just big enough for a quick dip, the days are waning when it’ll be hot enough to jump in. So, don’t miss this gorgeous trail in Alaska this summer and hike the Reed Lakes Trail to the crystal clear Reed Lakes.

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