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Best trails in Worthington Glacier State Recreation Site

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Explore the most popular trails in Worthington Glacier State Recreation Site with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.
Description

Worthington Glacier State Recreation Site is located in spectacular Thompson Pass, 28 miles north of Valdez on the Richardson Highway. Worthington Glacier is a popular stop along the Richardson Highway and allows people to view a glacier.

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Map of trails in Worthington Glacier State Recreation Site
Park information
Acreage:
113 acres
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Top trails (3)
#1 - Worthington Glacier Ridge Trail
Worthington Glacier State Recreation Site
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Length: 2.4 mi • Est. 58 m
There are two different trails that go to the Worthington Glacier. The easier trail follows the valley floor to the Glacier. The ridge trail is very steep, rocky, and exposed; and is significantly morShow more
#2 - Worthington Glacier
Worthington Glacier State Recreation Site
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Length: 1 mi • Est. 24 m
Worthington Glacier is a 1 mile lightly trafficked out and back trail located near Valdez, Alaska that offers scenic views and is only recommended for very experienced adventurers. The trail is primarShow more
#3 - Worthington Glacier Loop
Worthington Glacier State Recreation Site
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Length: 2.3 mi • Est. 54 m
This route is not an official trail. This page shows an off-route traverse along the glacier. Show more