We drove the Glenn Highway from Glennallen to Anchorage. The eastern part was not very interesting; there were mountains in the distance but they were hard to see because it was a cloudy day. The view became more scenic around Mendeltna and Nelchina where we could see views of Nelchina Glacier. We stopped at Long Rifle Lodge for lunch and... 更多
My apologies to the some of the reviewers below but after driving the Glenn highway last week I completely disagree with the negative comments. My guess is they live in a major city and have never driven on a 2 lane hwy before. We almost decided against this drive because the reviews make it sound like the road is dangerous.... 更多
I had seen photos, heard good things, read reviews, so when in Rome . . . . We took the drive from Anchorage to Glennallen and back. What I will say is that there are places that are beautiful. However, the very narrow two lane highway with no shoulder or guardrails is an average modesty maintained mountain highway. The locals... 更多
We drove from Valdez to Anchorage in early September and the leaves were near fall peak in this area. An explosion of yellow color with an occasional sprinkle of red/orange awaited us. It was truly spectacular. We even changed drivers and backtracked through the Matanuska section about 20 miles so that everyone could enjoy. One of the many highlights of... 更多
the Glenn Highway runs from Wasilla to Glennellen and is vey scenic. Be sure to stop at Matanuska State Park. there is a nice scenic walk that overlooks the Glacier. there are viewing platforms.!
My wife and I travelled along the Glenn Highway on our escorted ‘Natural Wonders of Alaska’ tour with Titan Travel.... 更多
We last drove this 17 years ago when it was an isolated wilderness. Rather disappointed that now there are bits... 更多
Note: This road is 179 miles long, going from Anchorage to the junction of the Richardson Highway in Glennallen. This... 更多