Most people associate Alaska with frigid temperatures, snow-scapes, Eskimos and the Northern Lights. Despite this stigma, Alaska boasts comfortable weather and beautiful greenery in most of the state in the summertime. Inland areas, like Fairbanks and Denali, have the warmest temperatures with highs reaching into the 90s. The Southcentral climate in Anchorage, the Kenai Peninsula and the surrounding area are usually mild with temperatures in the 60s and 70s.
If you love to hike, Anchorage, Alaska and the surrounding areas are some of the best destinations in the world for hiking trails. Imagine stepping out of your Alaska cottage or cabin and enjoying a morning hike. The trails in this area range from beginner to advanced. No matter what time of the year you visit, the scenery is spectacular and the trails are worth hiking. Continue reading “The Best Hiking Trails Near Anchorage, Alaska”