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Kenai Fjords National Park: Harding Icefield Trail

Get a front row seat of retreating glaciers on this challenging 8-mile out-and-back to the Harding Icefield. No crampons or ice axes are needed during the summer hiking months.

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To Trailhead

From Anchorage, take AK 1 S (becomes Seward Hwy./AK 9 S of Gilpatricks); in 127 mi., W @ Glacier Rd/FH 46 exit just outside Seward. Follow signs 8.4 mi. to Exit Glacier; park in lot.

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