McHugh Lake Trail is a 12.5 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Anchorage, AK that features a lake. The trail is rated as moderate and primarily used for hiking and backpacking.
Trail follows switchbacks through Cottonwoods and Aspen until tree line, where alders and grasses are encountered. Alpine dominates in the upper valley, where views open up. Trail follows the north side of McHugh Creek until it reaches Rabbit Lake.