Fully updated and revised, this guide is the perfect introduction to hiking the great state of Alaska, with millions of acres of wilderness waiting to be explored. It features one hundred hikes in Alaska's national parks, wildlife refuges, national forests, wilderness areas, and state parks. Also included are hikes for all ages and abilities as well as maps for each hike and more than forty black and white photos. Hiking Alaska provides firsthand descriptions and detailed maps for 100 of the state’s finest trails. Veteran hiker Dean Littlepage recommends his favorite routes—from short nature walks to backcountry treks through Alaska’s spectacular landscape. He also details the area’s rich history, breathtaking vistas, glaciers, wildflowers, and animals.