Byron Glacier Trail

  • Short day hike outside of Girdwood in Portage Valley
  • 1.4 miles total – easy walk for all ages
  • Budget yourself about 1 hr (20 minutes to walk in, 20 minutes to look and play, 20 minutes to walk out)
  • Offers views of Byron Glacier
  • Close to the Begich Boggs Visitor Center – stop in for public restrooms, educational exhibits, and trip information
  • The many stones along its bank offer many imaginative activities for children and adults (rock skipping, fort building).


Byron Glacier Road
Anchorage AK US
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Byron Glacier Trail