South of Glennallen, the 25 mile Klutina Lake Trail is a scenic multi-purpose route shared by hikers, mountain bikers, horseback riders and ATVs. The route runs from the Richardson Highway at MP 23.5 to Klutina Lake along the Klutina River.
The trailhead can be found off the Richardson Highway at milepost 23.5 along the Copper Center bypass. Turn west at the Brenwick-Craig Road sign. An old ORV road leads 25 miles to Klutina Lake (no auto travel permitted).
At Mile Post 23.5, the Klutina Site is a one acre site for unloading and parking (no overnight parking). The Klutina Lake Trail is a 25 foot wide easement for travel across private Ahtna land to reach public land. The trail is from Richardson Highway to Klutina Lake. There is no camping permited.
Overall, Klutina Lake Trail is the 36th most popular hiking trail of all 54 hikes in Alaska.