Hatcher Pass.

Author:Gallion, Mari
Position:INSIDE ALASKA BUSINESS - Designed recreation area - Brief article

A 30-year-old dream has been made tangible with the opening of a designed ski area at Hatcher Pass, the beginning step for a network of Olympic class trails that may one day draw international ski events such as The World Cup.

The new cross-country ski trails were designed by former Olympian Bill Spencer, and are one feature of what's called "The Government Peak Recreation Area at Hatcher Pass." The 3.5 miles of trails that cross over 13 bridges will also be used in summer for jogging and biking. In winter, snowshoeing and skijoring on one loop with a dog is also possible...

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