Gunsight Mountain Trail For ATV Riding

The 9th most popular all terrain vehicle trail in Alaska.

  Anchorage, Alaska, US


  August 18, 2016

East of Sutton in the Knik-Chickaloon-Nelchina, the Gunsight Mountain Trail is a 5 mile route open to ATV riding. This easy trail provides access to the Squaw Creek area.

To reach the ATV riding trailhead for the Gunsight Mountain Trail from Sutton, head east on SR1 (Glenn Highway) for 55 miles. Look for Squaw Creek trail on the left.

Overall, Gunsight Mountain Trail is the 9th most popular ATV riding trail of all 27 ATV trails in Alaska. Several of the better atv trails are nearby Gunsight Mountain Trail including Bird Creek Valley Trail, Little Nilchina River Trail, Bald Mountain Trail, Fall Creek Mine, Knik River Trail and Eklutna Lakeside Trail.

Local Contacts:  AK DNR (907) 269-8704; Alaska Tourism (907) 465-2010.

Best Season:  May - Sep.

Average Difficulty:  Easy

Reference Source:  click here

GPS:  61.85062, -147.38626

Date Published:  5/18/2016

Date Updated:  8/18/2016

ID:  15495

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