Matanuska-Susitna Borough

Trails

Trails

The Matanuska-Susitna Borough is located in south central Alaska, an area of the state blessed with spectacular scenery, natural history and an abundance of wildlife. The Landscape and history is dramatic and diverse. Trails provide access to this beautiful country and offer unique experiences around every bend.

Several Borough Trails require a parking pass. See our eCommerce Site to get Annual, or Day passes.
Parking Passes

Matanuska Peak Trail - Open


Last Update: 07/03/18

Seasons

Winter Spring Summer Fall

Amenities

Parking Area Trashcan at Trailhead

Uses

Hiking Jogging Snow Shoeing Walking
Trail Length: 5 miles
Snow Depth: 5
Difficulty:
Surface: Dirt surface, 2’- 4’ wide
Status: Ungroomed
Community:

Morgan Horse Trail - Open


Last Update: 05/17/18

Seasons

Winter Spring Summer Fall

Amenities

Parking Area Public Toilet Facilities Trashcan at Trailhead

Uses

Hiking Jogging Mountain Biking Skiing Snow Shoeing Walking
Trail Length: 2 miles
Snow Depth: 1
Difficulty:
Surface:
Status: Ungroomed
Community:

Pioneer Ridge Austin Helmers Trail - Open


Last Update: 06/06/18

Seasons

Winter Spring Summer Fall

Amenities

Trashcan at Trailhead

Uses

Hiking Jogging Snow Shoeing Walking
Trail Length: 12 miles
Snow Depth:
Difficulty:
Surface: Dirt and rock surface, 1’ to 2’ wide
Status: Ungroomed
Community:

Plumley-Maud - Open


Last Update: 11/14/18

Seasons

Winter Spring Summer Fall

Amenities

Parking Area

Uses

Hiking Jogging Mountain Biking Skiing Snow Machines Snow Shoeing Walking
Trail Length: 3 miles
Snow Depth: 1
Difficulty:
Surface:
Status: Ungroomed
Community:

West Butte Trail - Open


Last Update: 11/30/18

Seasons

Winter Spring Summer Fall

Amenities

Parking Area Public Toilet Facilities Trashcan at Trailhead

Uses

Hiking Jogging Snow Shoeing Walking
Trail Length: 2 miles
Snow Depth: 1
Difficulty:
Surface: Gravel, Wood Stairs, Geo-block hardened Dirt Surface, 2'-6' Wide
Status: Ungroomed
Community: