Heinzleman Ridge Trail

Distance

9 miles

Difficulty

Difficult

This unmarked trail is named for Alaska's Second Regional Forester, B. Frank Heintzleman. He was also Territorial Governor between 1953 and 1957. Mountain goats are often seen along this route. After crossing Jordan Creek, the steep ascent begins. It is possible to hike from the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center from this trail.

Getting There

Coordinates
Latitude: 58.3989
Longitude: -134.4631