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Best trails in McHugh Creek Day Use Area

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Explore the most popular trails in McHugh Creek Day Use Area 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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#1 - McHugh Trailhead
McHugh Creek Day Use Area
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 1 h 35 m
The route shown on this page does not reach McHugh Peak. This is a short out-and-back on the McHugh Lake Trail, with excellent views. If you wish to visit McHugh Peak, you must continue further on theShow more
#2 - McHugh Peak
McHugh Creek Day Use Area
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Length: 7.9 mi • Est. 5 h 12 m
McHugh Peak is a 7.9 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Anchorage, Alaska that features beautiful wild flowers and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail Show more