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Perseverance rewarded on Carter Lake Trail

...colors, are prolific on the Carter lake Trail, especially between Carter...time to stretch the legs on the Carter Lake Trail in the Chugach National Forest...of the Seward Highway, the Carter Lake Trail can be an easy to moderate...
Refuge Notebook: A hike a week challenege

...trails so far - Lower Russian Lakes Trail, Fuller Lakes Trail, Bean Creek Trail to Juneau Falls, Vista Trail, and Carter Lake Trail to Crescent Lake. All of these trails are surprisingly unique in their own way. This week I am looking forward...
Fresh as a mountain stream several locations, such as this run-off stream that, earlier this week, crossed the hiking path along the Carter Lake Trail in the Chugach National Forest. Forecasters are calling for numerous showers around the Kenai Peninsula today...
Couple and dogs rescued after being stranded in cabin by deep snow

...Alaska State Troopers said. The couple and a husky named Matanuska and a chow-shepherd mix named Mesa hiked the Carter Lake Trail to a the cabin Saturday, Rachel Cheyette said. The weather was clear and the trail had little snow so they left...
Outdoor activities abound

...Seward Highway. "It's another easily accessible alpine area," he said. Heath said he will also focus on the Carter Lake Trail, and several others in the Skilak Wildlife Recreation Area. While at some of these locations -- as well as at...
Mountain trail open windows to the wilderness

...Trail on the lake shore and wish for a way to go check out the other side. Well, you're in luck. Carter Lake Trail The Carter Lake Trail, also part of the Chugach National Forest, offers access to the other end of Crescent Lake. The trail...
Avid snowshoers enjoy backcountry

...the normal hiking trails can be snowshoed, but they caution that some may be prone to avalanche, and some, like Carter Lake Trail, are very steep. In the Skilak Loop area, some hike the Seven Lakes Trial, snowshoeing across the lakes, and...


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