Explore the most popular walking trails near Valdez with hand-curated trail maps and driving directions as well as detailed reviews and photos from hikers, campers and nature lovers like you.

hiking
11 days ago

Nice little trail right next to the harbor, nice scenic views.

hiking
18 days ago

Nice, easy trail - as depicted in write-up. Wide, gravel-covered walk (lots of relatively fresh bear skat) out to water. Very nice views of the water and mountains.

Started with black bear sighting 50 meters from parking lot-bells made it saunter off into woods. Overall, nice views of lowlands and water; very wet still in all low sections. Wild flowers just starting to bloom, high shrubs/plants on both sides of trail (above lowlands) made it a single file hike (if you’re not the lead dog the view doesn’t change - much). Saw very large golden eagle on way back - majestic. Certain I’d rate it a 5 once it’s a bit drier.

on Homestead Trail

1 month ago

It’s an easy flat trail with great views the entire way. The ocean at the end is gorgeous.

hiking
2 months ago

Nice, easy trail...

It was beautiful and amazing! becareful though! Wear proper gear and hiking poles are highly recommended. It's extremely steep so be prepared. There is wild blueberries along the way, so be prepared to run into bears. Bring your bear spray! Overall the view is very scenic and I highly recommend this hike!

super easy to get right up to the glacier. Great views, lots of tourists.

hiking
Sunday, May 24, 2015

Easy trail with a big reward in the view

hiking
4 days ago

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4 months ago

hiking
9 months ago

hiking
10 months ago

Sunday, June 22, 2014

walking
Friday, July 20, 2012