State Park

Long Lake Loop Trail in the Matanuska Greenbelt

All Year

The Long Lake Loop is a delightful 3.9 mile trail in the forests and farm fields surrounding Long Lake. The loop is moderately hilly and can be muddy in spring. Enjoy the beautiful views of Pioneer Peak, Matanuska Peak and Lazy Mountain.

It can be accessed by multiple trailheads in the Matanuska Greenbelt and is on land managed by Alaska State Parks and by the University of Alaska Fairbanks (Matanuska Experiment Farm). Please follow all posted signs to stay off of farm fields.

Trailheads: Matanuska Lakes State Recreation Area, Crevasse Moraine trailhead, and Kin-Win trailhead.

Parking: Matanuska State Recreation Area and Crevasse Moraine trailhead require day or annual parking passes.

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