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Portage Pass Trail, Whittier

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Hiking Trail · Hidden Gem · Nature / Park
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  • This is a 4 mile round trip hike to a lake with a glacier with good views on both sides. The first mile or so is uphill 800 ft but not too steep with good views of the bay Whittier is next to. The.....  more
    This is a 4 mile round trip hike to a lake with a glacier with good views on both sides. The first mile or so is uphill 800 ft but not too steep with good views of the bay Whittier is next to. The.....  more »
  • Up and down. Twice as nice when the beer is cold back at the car. Crowded trail should keep bears away. Breeze keeps mosquitoes at bay. Lots of room to avoid crowds at top and lakeside. Highly... 
    Up and down. Twice as nice when the beer is cold back at the car. Crowded trail should keep bears away. Breeze keeps mosquitoes at bay. Lots of room to avoid crowds at top and lakeside. Highly...  more »
  • If you are not physically able to walk a couple of miles at what times is pretty unsteady footing and a rather strenuous climb at times don't bother. If you are able, you should do this hike. You... 
    If you are not physically able to walk a couple of miles at what times is pretty unsteady footing and a rather strenuous climb at times don't bother. If you are able, you should do this hike. You...  more »

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