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Hike West Mendenhall Glacier, Juneau

What: A beautiful forest hike leading up close to the Mendenhall Glacier in Juneau. The main part of the trail is 4 miles with 560 ft of elevation gain rated as Moderate. When: Ideally accessed in the summer months of May to October. Total hike should take about 2 hours. How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/qwcxDVp4Mjp5E3J99Alltrails…

Hike Mt. Roberts, Juneau

What: A peak hike in Juneau offering incredible views of the bay leading into town. 7.6 miles with 3700 ft of elevation gain rated as Hard. When to go: Ideally accessed in the peak summer months between June and September. Total hike should take roughly 5.5 hours. How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/xpzioPd6ijPGAGEQ6Alltrails link: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/alaska/mount-roberts-to-tramway-trail Tips:…

Hike Perseverence Trail, Juneau

What: Beautiful train in Juneau leading through a lush valley to multiple waterfalls. 4.6 miles with 1100 ft of elevation gain rated as moderate. When to go: Ideally accessed during the summer months of May to October. Should take roughly 2.5 hours to do the full hike. How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/zFcpXJAYkSiKmYFn6Alltrails link: https://www.alltrails.com/trail/us/alaska/perseverance-trail Tips:…

Visit Juneau

What: The state’s capital, worth visiting for the number of activities from hiking, biking, and exploring a beautiful downtown. When to go: Can be accessed year round; worth going in the summer between May and October. How to get there: https://goo.gl/maps/u5aeXuR4214oq7mK9Juneau is only accesible via flying in! Tips: There are so many amazing hiking trails…