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Portage Pass Trail, hike to Portage Glacier, Whittier
One of the best reasons to pay for a trip through the tunnel to Whittier is to hike the Portage Pass Trail. It’s an easy-to-moderate trail that takes you up to a beautiful pass, then down the other side to Portage Lake and Portage Glacier. You’ll enjoy beautiful views of Passage Canal (Whittier’s inlet on Prince William Sound) on the way up, and views of the glacier on the way down the other side. Portage Pass Trail is located on the Whittier side of the Anton Anderson Memorial Tunnel. From the Seward Highway, take Portage Glacier Road through the tunnel. …