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Loved the views at the bridge.

Had very short amount of time so went to the bridge and came back. Liked the hike so much and... read more

Reviewed 11 October 2017
Dallas, Texas
9 1/2 Miles of Sheer Alaskan Beauty

This is a 9.5-mile trail that passes through the eastern edge of Denali National Park. The... read more

Reviewed 22 September 2017
Findlay, Ohio
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
Denali National Park and Preserve, AK
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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Had very short amount of time so went to the bridge and came back. Liked the hike so much and wished we had more time to do the entire hike.

Thank LalithaKosuri
Reviewed 22 September 2017

This is a 9.5-mile trail that passes through the eastern edge of Denali National Park. The southern end is at the Parks Highway near Denali Park Village and the northern end is near the Visitor Center at Denali National Park. You can take a free...More

Thank DaveBFindlay_Ohio
Reviewed 5 September 2017

This is a nine mile through hike passing 3 lakes, or a in/out of about 1 mile each way. The lake furthest from the visit center we saw beaver, house, and moose on the ridge. What a start to your day.

Thank Robert H
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

In the morning porcupine on the way,many squirrels,many blackkoks,nice views around..but Lonely planet writes 14 km trail but 14 km is only one way!!

Thank Stepan B
Reviewed 20 August 2017 via mobile

This 6 mile adventure begins with a gradual and consistent hill climb providing spectacular views of the Nenana River and the glacially-carved Yanert Valley. The trail descends and levels off to provide access to the three alpine lakes that give this trail its name. The...More

Thank Mary F
Reviewed 20 June 2017

My family and I aren't very experienced hikers, and this trail was very nice. It has great views and wildflowers along the trail! I was worried about wildlife but we only saw squirrels. We hiked this on a rainy day and it was still beautiful....More

Thank sjohn63110
Reviewed 2 June 2017

Ran into a Moose and 3 Lakes! Great hike, scenic, just worn-enough, not too busy, and not too difficult. Just difficult enough to provide a seasoned hiker like myself with some challenge, but nothing that will leave you sore for more than a day.

Thank Mia V
Reviewed 14 September 2016

This is a really nice trail along the river. After a few kilometers it's getting up the mountains. The view up there is just amazing. The end of the trail is next to a lodge where you can grap the bus back to the Visitor...More

Thank Nicoleri
Reviewed 15 August 2016

I started from the South trailhead right off the road and north of the Village. It's mostly downhill going this route so it wasn't as challenging but the views were spectacular.

1  Thank Jessica B
Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

Great trail. Well maintained. Has wooden "bridges" over wettest areas some made of 10 x 4" boards; others made of saplings across runners. all well built to be stable. Runs from mile marker 230 to visitor center. From either side, first you ascend the mountain,...More

2  Thank chownene
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