Distance: 6.1 miles
Elevation Gain: Less than 500 feet
Type: Out and Back
This trail follows an old railroad bed and is a great walk to downtown Palmer, with views of the Matanuska River and Chugach Range. Arrange for a shuttle in Palmer if you want to make this a one-way, 6.1-mile trip. Or, for some serious mileage, come back the way you came. From the
Access to the Palmer-Moose Creek RR Trail is slightly tricky. Parking is available in the wayside. Cross the highway, then follow the creek side trail to the old railroad bed and trail.
Features: Biking, running, cross-country skiing
*Take note: Dogs must be on leash