Power Creek and Crater Lake

Cordova, Alaska

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This trail system travels by rain forest, glacial valleys, alpine ridges, and lakes. Go on a day hike or plan an overnight trek; the diversity of the landscape on this chain of trails is among some of the best.

Power Creek and Crater Lake Professional Review and Guide

"This trail system travels by rain forest, glacial valleys, alpine ridges,
and lakes. Go on a day hike or plan an overnight trek; the diversity
of the landscape on this chain of trails is among some of the best."

Activity Type: Hiking
Nearby City: Cordova
Distance: 2.4-12 miles
Trail Type: Several options
Skill Level: Moderate to Difficult
Season: Best late June through September
Features: Waterfalls
Accessibility: Dog-friendly, Kid-friendly
Local Contacts: Chugach National Forest, Cordova Ranger District, 612 Second Street, PO Box 280, Cordova, AK 99574; (907) 424-7661; www.fs.usda.gov/chugach/
Local Maps: USGS Cordova C-5 (trails not shown); Forest Service leaflets Crater Lake Trail and Power Creek Trail; National Geographic Prince William Sound East
Driving Directions: Directions to Power Creek and Crater Lake

Recent Trail Reviews

7/27/1998
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Magnificent views and frequent encounters with wildlife. The scenery around the USFS cabin on Power Creek is without peer!



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May 2018