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Best trails in Haines State Forest

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Explore the most popular trails in Haines State Forest with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
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Top trails (2)
#1 - Mount Ripinski & Haines Cliffs Overlook from Skyline Trailhead
Haines State Forest
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Length: 5.1 mi • Est. 3 h 21 m
Well maintained, lightly used temperate rainforest trail with switchbacks up the East side of Mt Ripinski. This trail is well marked and is appropriate for any skill level hiker, beginner to expert. Show more
#2 - Mount Ripinsky Summit from Skyline Trailhead
Haines State Forest
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Length: 7.9 mi • Est. 5 h 21 m
Mount Ripinsky Summit from Skyline Trailhead is a 7.9 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Haines, Alaska that offers the chance to see wildlife and is rated as difficult. The trailShow more