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Hiking to Thunder Bird Falls, near Anchorage
You don’t have to drive far from Anchorage to hike a popular, easy trail, and spend some time relaxing next to an impressive waterfall. Thunder Bird Falls is easy to access, the hike is relaxing and short, and it can all be done in just a couple of hours — even if you allow plenty of time for admiring the falls. Thunder Bird Falls is just one of many attractions in Chugach State Park – the playground for Anchoragites (or is it Anchoragians? neither one sounds quite right). From the city, take a drive up Highway 1, the Glenn Highway. …