offroad riding areas in Alaska

Anchorage / Girdwood TRAILS

Bird Creek ATV Area –  Chugach State Park – Forest trails with signs, bridges and marked closed areas.  Open to 50″ ATVs April 1st to Nov 30th:  $70

Eklutna Lake Trail – Chugach State Park –  Lakeside Trail 13 miles one way to a hiking trail for glacier views.  Open to ATVs and UTVs April 1st to November 30th:  $175

Turnagain Arm – Alaska State DNR – Mudding, open tidal area, meadows and trails, guide required.  Open to ATVs 50″ or less year round:  $95


Old Sterling Spur – Alaska State DNR –  Mostly gravel two track with scenic views of mountains and valleys.  Great trail for beginners, access via Tern Lake parking area:  $150

Crown Point – Chugach National Forest – Switch-back mining trail that gains 2000′ in elevation into alpine areas.  Open to dirt bikes, ATV , UTV and 4×4’s June 1st to March 31st:  $165

Falls Creek – Chugach National Forest – Valley ATV mining trail 3.7 miles long at 20% grade. Open to dirt bikes, ATV, UTV and 4×4 June 1st to March 31st:  $165

Old Iditarod Trail – Bear Lake Trail – INHT – Alaska State DNR – Mix of forest trails, creek crossings and cobble creek valleys, 6 miles one way.  Open to ATV, UTV, 4×4 and dirt bikes June 1st to March 31st.  Air B&B’s in the Bear Lake area often have trail access:  $185

Captain Cook State Recreation Area – Point Possession –  Alaska State DNR – Trail along Cook Inlet 30 miles to Point Possession:  $275


Hatcher Pass West – Alaska State DNR

Hatcher Pass West
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