To send a Booking Request
You need to be Signed In

Sign In Now

Don't have an account? Create one for free:

To ask a Question
You need to be Signed In

Sign In Now

Don't have an account? Create one for free:

Moderate Hike

  • Company Website

Send Booking Request

Trip at a Glance

  • Company

    Chugach Guides Alaska

  • Locations

    Anchorage, Alaska, United States

  • Activities

    Adventure, Hiking Trekking

  • Price
    $95 USD per person
  • Duration

    4 hours from and to your hotel

  • Avg Distance

    3-4 miles roundtrip; 200-1000 feet elevation gain (depending on trail)

  • Departure Day(s) and Time(s)

    Daily at 7:30 am and 2 pm

  • Starting Location

    Your hotel

  • Price Includes

    water, a snack, bug spray, trekking poles, and a small day pack

  • Notes

    Our pick up times at your hotel are at 7:30am and 2pm. Early mornings are generally the best time to view wildlife and beat the crowds. The afternoons are generally a bit busier in the mountains, but are a perfect option for those who want to sleep in and ease into the day. Please bring sunglasses, a sun hat, and/or sunscreen. we recommend mid-weight hiking boots or at least a pair of solid shoes


  • explore dry apline tundra and a great variety of alpine flowers
  • spectacular sights of the surrounding mountain ridges
  • spectacular sights of the surrounding mountain ridges


Trip Info

On clear days McHugh Ridge offers magnificent vistas of the Chugach State Park, Turnagain Arm, the Tordrillo Mountains across Turnagain Arm, and even the Alaska Range with Denali. Once you are above treeline you get a chance to explore dry alpine tundra and a great variety of alpine flowers. You will gain about 1,000 feet of elevation on a narrow and, at times, rocky trail.

The Powerline Valley Trails follow South Fork Campbell Creek and offer a variety of wildflowers. With its lush vegetation, it provides chances to view birds, moose, and bear. The hike offers spectacular sights of the surrounding mountain ridges. The wide trail gains some elevation of up to 200 feet and facilitates a variety of users.

Your adventure awaits!

Chugach Guides Alaska

Chugach Guides Alaska offers daily guided hikes into the Chugach State Park that allow you to escape the urban environment and enjoy Alaska's wilderness with the assistance of an experienced and knowledgable guide! We are committed to making your Alaska experience the best it can be.

Leave a Review

Thank you for submitting a review. It will be published shortly.

Join GuideAdvisor Now.
3 great reasons!

I'm a traveler I'm a Guide