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Long Lake Loop is a 4.2 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Palmer, Alaska that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking and walking and is best used from May until October. Dogs are also able to use this trail.

Distance: 4.2 miles Elevation Gain: 531 feet Route Type: Loop

dog friendly

kid friendly

hiking

walking

forest

lake

views

wild flowers

wildlife

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bugs
19 days ago

hiking
bugs
21 days ago

Fee area. 7 dollars buys you all the mosquitoes you want! Better spots around.

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muddy
1 month ago

5/25/2020 easy trail. I would say 2.5 miles is in the woods and the other 1.5 is in fields. Not the best view but I still enjoyed the hike. My only complaint is that there is SOOO many mosquitos so make sure you use bug repellant

recorded Long Lake Loop

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bugs
fee
1 month ago

Easy, meandering walk through the woods and fields. It is quite buggy, though, especially for the initial/final stretch from the trailhead to the fields.

hiking
2 months ago

Great loop trail. Easy walking and scenic.

hiking
icy
muddy
snow
2 months ago

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icy
muddy
snow
2 months ago

Nice trail, still some icy spots. Snow and mud, typical spring hike. There is a section along the hay fields that is particularly wet

hiking
snow
3 months ago

hiking
9 months ago

This was a beautiful trail mostly through the trees on a ridge around the lake. It was a great trail for us and our puppy. Even with it raining lightly it was not muddy but it was a little slick on a couple spots. There were a lot of markers but there was also a lot of off shoot trails. We had to keep track of the map to determine which turns. We will definitely be doing this hike again.

Sat Jun 01 2019

Easy, mostly flat, walk in the beautiful woods!

hiking
snow
Mon Feb 18 2019

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snow
Thu Feb 14 2019

Very easy stroll, well marked, great views

Sat Nov 24 2018

this is a very scenic trail around long lake. Path is clear and groomed nicely. recommend to anyone wishing to get out and enjoy nature

walking
Tue Jul 31 2018

Nice easy stroll. Went last weekend for a few hours, with my kiddos and wife. Beautiful lakes all around the area. A few slight inclines but nothing my children (2 &4) couldn’t manage. Nice place for a picnic.

hiking
Sat Jul 14 2018

Such a fun trail! Lots of trails to connect with, beautiful views, and gentle elevation changes. We'd have hiked for several more hours if the bugs hadn't been so bad. Make sure to take bug dope, sunscreen, water, and a well charged phone. My phone died, so only half of our hike recorded.

hiking
15 days ago

recorded Long Lake Loop

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recorded Long Lake Loop

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