Matanuska Glacier State Recreational Site, Sutton

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State Park · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • You can access the glacier from here and venture out onto it, or just sit down at a picnic table and take in the views. There is even a picnic table on the glacier itself.  more »
  • This is a nice park. There are some beautiful views of Matanuska Glacier and the mountains. Some great educational signs. Bathrooms. There is a one mile trail that we had hoped to take but we didn't.....  more »
  • If you’re passing through come visit! It’s an amazing experience, to walk on a living piece of history. The glacier is changing every hour, a tour one day will see something completely different from the previous. We had a blast.
  • This was a good pit stop during a long drive. We enjoyed the mile long loop that overlooks Matanuska Glacier. They have several signs explaining the glacier through fun cartoons - perfect for kids!

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