Northeast of Anchorage and Sutton in the Knik-Chickaloon-Nelchina, the Belanger Pass Trail is a 13 mile route around the Syncline Mountains and up through Belanger Pass to the confluence of the Alfred and Flume Creek that is open to ATV riding. Watch out on stream crossings for high water levels.
The ATV riding trailhead for Belanger Pass Trail is located 60 miles northeast of Sutton on SR1 (Glenn Highway).
From the trailhead, the route heads north; at 1.5 miles the Squaw Creek Trail branches off to the west; at approximately 2 miles the Crooked Creek Trail branches off to the east. The Belanger Pass Trail continues northwest for another five miles until intersecting the Alfred Creek Trail. Come back the way you came.
Overall, Belanger Pass Trail is the 12th most popular ATV riding trail of all 27 ATV trails in Alaska.