Hillside Besh Lighted Loop
- 3.2 ml
- 1-1.5 hr
- 351 ft
Best Time of Year: Jan 01 - Dec 31
Discover this 3.2-mile loop trail near Hillside neighborhood in Anchorage. This moderately challenging trail is popular for mountain biking, bird-watching, and cross-country skiing. When looping back around on this trail and parallel to Abbott Road, there are breaks in the trees that offer stunning views of the Chugach Mountains.
Dogs: Welcome, on a leash. Not allowed on the groomed trails during the winter.
Parking: All Chugach State Park trails require a day-use parking pass or parking decal.
As with all trails in Alaska, hikers should be prepared, dress in layers, and bring plenty of water, snacks, sunscreen, a map of the area, bear spray, and a well-charged cell phone.