Alaska

Description

Alaska is a state in the far northwest. Very remote wilderness, often only reachable by plane. A large part lies above the Arctic Circle. Abundant wildlife.

Denali is the best known national park in Alaska, with America's highest mountain, Mount McKinley, 20,300 feet. Good place for backcountry hiking (no trails).

Backcountry hiking is also the way to explore the other great parks, like Glacier Bay and Gates of the Arctic. The Tongass National Forest and Chugach Sate Park offer hiking trails.

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Alaska

Trails in this state

Books

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Lake Mead National Recreation Area NV/AZ
  • Map No. 204, Lake Mead National Recreation Area on the borderof Arizona and Nevada, at 1:166,800 in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps,... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Red Feather Lakes - Glendevey CO
  • Map No. 111, Red Feather Lakes - Glendevey, CO, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Tahoe National Forest - Yuba & American Rivers CA
  • Map No. 804, Tahoe National Forest: Yuba and American Rivers, CA, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • High Uintas UT
  • Map No. 711, High Uintas, UT, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and tear-resistant... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Voyageurs National Park MN
  • Map No. 264, Voyageurs National Park, MN, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Skyline Boulevard Parks and Preserves CA
  • Map No. 815, Skyline Boulevard Parks and Preserves along the ridge of the Santa Cruz Mountains in California in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Haleakala National Park, HI
  • Map No. 227, Haleakala National Park, HI, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Black Mesa - Curecanti Pass CO
  • Map No. 134, Black Mesa - Curecanti Pass, CO, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Guadalupe Mountains National Park TX/NM
  • Map No. 203, Guadalupe Mountains National Park, TX/NM, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light,... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Walden - Gould CO
  • Map No. 114, Walden - Gould, CO, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Angeles National Forest CA
  • Map No. 811, Angeles National Forest, CA, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Allegheny National Forest North PA/NY
  • Map No. 738, Allegheny National Forest North in Pennsylvania at 1:70,000, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography is based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Poudre River - Cameron Pass CO
  • Map No. 112, Poudre River - Cameron Pass, CO, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Buffalo National River West AR
  • Map No. 232, Buffalo National River West, AR, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Virgin Islands National Park
  • Map No. 236, Virgin Islands National Park, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and... Read more
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Maps

Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Wrangell-St.Elias National Park AK
  • Map No. 249, Wrangell/St.Elias National Park, AK, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Grand Gulch Plateau UT
  • Map No. 706, Grand Gulch, UT, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and tear-resistant... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Canyonlands National Park-Needles/Isle UT
  • Map No. 210, Canyonlands National Park-Needles/Isle, UT, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light,... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Rocky Mountain National Park CO
  • Map No. 200, Rocky Mountain National Park, CO, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • San Rafael Swell UT
  • Map No. 712, San Rafael Swell, UT, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light, waterproof and... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Isle Royale National Park MI
  • Map No. 240, Isle Royale National Park in Michigan, at 1:50,000 in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Deckers - Rampart Range CO
  • Map No. 135, Deckers - Rampart Range in Colorado, at 1:50,000/1:25,000 in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Hahns Peak - Steamboat Lake CO
  • Map No. 116, Hahns Peak - Steamboat Lake in Colorado, at 1:40.680 in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Glacier National Park - Two Medicine MT
  • Map No. 315, Glacier National Park: Two Medicine, MT, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on light,... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Delaware Water Gap NJ/PA
  • Map No. 737, Delaware Water Gap between Pennsylvania and New Jersey at 1:40,000, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography is based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Fish Lake - Manti UT
  • Map No. 707, Fish Lake - Capitol Reef are un Utah at 1:90,000 in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Black Hills South - Black Hills National Forest SD
  • Map No. 238, Black Hills South-East - Windcave National Park in South Dakota, at 1:24,000/1:40,000, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps,... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Crested Butte - Pearl Pass CO
  • Map No. 131, Crested Butte - Pearl Pass in Colorado, at 1:40,680 in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now printed on... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Ogden - Monte Cristo Range UT
  • Map No. 713, Ogden - Monte Cristo Range in Utah at 1:75,000, part of an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography, based on the national topographic survey, has extensive additional tourist information.The maps, printed on light,... Read more
Stanfords
United Kingdom
  • Allegheny National Forest
  • Map No. 739, Allegheny National Forest South in Pennsylvania at 1:70,000, in an extensive series of GPS compatible, contoured hiking maps of USA’s national and state parks or forests and other popular recreational areas. Cartography is based on the national topographic survey, with additional tourist information.The maps, with most titles now... Read more
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Walking holidays

Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Alaska - wandelvakantie
  • Leer Alaska kennen op een unieke manier. Geniet van een wandeling en wildlife bekijken in Kenai Fjords NP, Chugach Mts, Denali NP, Chena River, Wrangel-St. Elias NP. Met onze wandelbeschrijvingen kun je op een veilige en verantwoorde manier de wildernis verkennen, ook al ben je met z'n tweeën. Je maakt deze rondreis per huurauto en je overnacht... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Canada - Yukon Camper Tour
  • Hou je van de ruige noordelijke landschappen, rijden over verlaten wegen, kamperen in de natuur? Dan is een roadtrip per camper door de Yukon Territories een aan te bevelen avontuur! Kies voor een truckcamper voor 2-4 personen, voorzien van vierwielaandrijving, keukentje, douche en toilet en voldoende bedden. Compact en functioneel is dit het... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Canada - The Spell of the Yukon
  • Reis in het voetspoor van goudzoekers en pioniers met in je achterhoofd de 'Goldrush' van 1898 in de Klondike, Yukon Territory, Noord-Canada. Kies niet voor een combi van Alaska en Yukon maar doe alleen Yukon. Dan beperk je de kilometers. Een fantastische roadtrip over verharde en onverharde wegen, door een leeg en onbewoond land waar het wild... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Alaska - rondreis in stijl
  • Rondreis per eigen huurauto door de mooiste wildernis van Alaska. Programma en route zijn erop gericht om je zoveel mogelijk wilde dieren te laten zien, mede dankzij een paar inbegrepen wildexcursies. Voel je nietig aan de voet van 6500 m hoge Mount McKinley in Denali National Park, zie eilanden in de moerassen van de Chena River. Verlaat de... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Alaska - Avontuur
  • 'Into the Wilderness' is het motto van deze avontuurlijke reis in Alaska. Al jaren een bestseller, mede dankzij de uitstekende begeleiding door Alaskaanse wildernisgidsen. Maak kennis met de geweldige natuur van het hoge noorden middels gegidste dagwandelingen, optionele bootexcursie, kano- en zeekajaktocht en bijzondere 'wildlife' excursies.... Read more
Snp Wandelreizen
Netherlands
  • Alaska - Comfort
  • Geniet in stijl van de mooiste wildernis en de hoogste bergen van Noord-Amerika: Alaska, The Last Frontier. Klassieke rondreis met vele wildexcursies inclusief, per bus en boot, korte wandelingen en sightseeing; de beste plek op het continent om groot wild te observeren en fotograferen. Overnachtingen in hotels en schitterend gelegen... Read more
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