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Address: Bodenburg Loop, Palmer, AK

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wow.. what a view

found out after I hiked that there is a stair side. Next time I will try that one, although I enjoyed the trail. The views are breath taking and cant wait to go in the summer

5 of 5 starsReviewed March 26, 2015
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New York City, New York
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New York City, New York
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6 reviews 6 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 26, 2015

found out after I hiked that there is a stair side. Next time I will try that one, although I enjoyed the trail. The views are breath taking and cant wait to go in the summer

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Palmer, Alaska
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45 reviews 45 reviews
9 attraction reviews
32 helpful votes 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

It's rather quick hike the whole family can enjoy. We hiked the north side. The trail is good. Great for first timers or for families with smaller children.

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Palmer, Alaska
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7 reviews 7 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 21, 2015

Great little hike the whole family can take. You can hike the south side which is steep, or the north side that has a good trail, but takes longer.

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Palmer, Alaska, United States
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 4, 2014

I have made this hike many times and takes my breath away in beauty now the hike too. Bring rain jacket and water with your camera. Make sure your camera battery is charged with room for tons of pictures.. Watch for bush planes flying around the mountains and towards Knik/Colony Glacier. The Air Force does fly by rarely but a... More 

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Palmer, Alaska
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17 reviews 17 reviews
4 attraction reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 12, 2014

There are two sides to choose from when wanting to climb to the top. Not a big parking lot on either side. Make sure you have a camera because once you get to the top you will want to take lots of pictures.

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Palmer, Alaska, United States
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52 reviews 52 reviews
11 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Good paring area, and usually very clean and cared for trail. Great little outing for the family and less experienced hikers

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Rice Lake, Wisconsin
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23 reviews 23 reviews
10 attraction reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2014

We did this hike after going a helicopter tour to Knik glacier. Maybe our enjoyment of this hike was lessened by having just done one of the highlights of our vacation but we found this hike to be very average. We hiked up the "dirty" side, it lived up to its name and the hike was steep, dusty, and hot... More 

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Eagle River, Alaska
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221 reviews 221 reviews
80 attraction reviews
87 helpful votes 87 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2014

A pretty ride down the old Glenn hwy takes you right to this little gem. Actually the old Glenn past the eklutna tail race through the little town of Butte is amazing. The old cars rusting out there will stun you. Back to the hike. Matsu Parking is 5.00 per day but that's the same for state parks. The walk... More 

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Palmer, Alaska, United States
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90 reviews 90 reviews
35 attraction reviews
54 helpful votes 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

Awesome hike with great photo opportunities. Good parking area and very safe place for everyone. It is even a good place to take your dogs.

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Palmer, Alaska
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22 reviews 22 reviews
4 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

Two sides offer a great afternoon hike. Beautiful view from the top. Good for all hiking ability levels.

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