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Reflections Lake Trail, near Anchorage
Looking for a short hike with beautiful views, and a good possibility of wildlife sightings? If you’re near Palmer, Wasilla, or Eagle River, Reflections Lake Trail is a good, easy-to-reach option. It’s just a short hike around a small lake, but because it’s so convenient, it’s a simple choice. Reflections Lake is located on an island in the confluence of the Matanuska River and the Knik River, at the northern end of Knik Arm. From Anchorage, travel north on the Glenn Highway, and take the exit marked “Knik River Access”. After exiting, turn left, go under the highway, and follow the …