McKinley Bar Trail

EASY 3 reviews
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McKinley Bar Trail is a 4.7 mile moderately trafficked out and back trail located near Healy, Alaska that features a lake and is good for all skill levels. The trail is primarily used for hiking, walking, nature trips, and birding and is best used from May until October.

DISTANCE
4.7 miles
ELEVATION GAIN
1368 feet
ROUTE TYPE
Out & Back

kid friendly

birding

hiking

nature trips

walking

lake

river

views

wildlife

From a road junction approaching Wonder Lake Campground, this trail passes through wet meadows and enters spruce forest, and ends at the McKinley River

hiking
1 month ago

The trail crossed several different types of landscapes and it was a fun trail to hike. The end of the trail is a river bank and it gives a unblocked view of Denali. Unfortunately it was cloudy when we got there. Saw footprints of bears, old though.

hiking
2 months ago

hiking
4 months ago