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Birds along the trail - Picture of Root Glacier Trail, Wrangell-St Elias National Park and Preserve

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From Review : Must DO! of Root Glacier Trail
Birds along the trail
Wooded portions of the hike (be noisy to keep from spooking bears)
Trail to Root Glacier
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Must DO!
July 2020
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MountainMama wrote a review Jul 2020
CANTON, United States555 contributions36 helpful votes
+11
After you visit the historic mine, keep walking for about 2 miles and you will reach a 1/2 mile descent down to Root Glacier. From there you can venture out onto the glacier. The 2 mile part of the hike is pretty much woods on a mountain, there is a restroom part of the way
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Date of experience: June 2020
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