Trail Area

Nikiski Community Trail Area

About This Area

[Total: 1    Average: 4/5]

This area is located adjacent to the Nikiski High School. There are several trails that can be used year round. During the summer these trails are great for hiking and trail running; while during the winter they are used for hiking, snowshoeing, and cross country skiing. This is a great area for summer hiking with little ones. It is active with the good amount of hills and yet has few drop offs.

Area Features

Rangers No
Emergency support
within 5 miles
Nearby convenience store Yes
Trash Disposal No

Trail Area Highlights

This area surrounds a small lake and it has a good many hills, as it is used for cross country skiing during the wintertime.

Trail Contributor

[Total: 1    Average: 4/5]

Lacey Stock is the Kenai Peninsula Branch Ambassador (16,000 square miles) in Alaska for Hike it Baby. She is also a volunteer on the Technical Support Team and Calendar Team for Hike it Baby. She has visited 49 out of the 50 United States and hopes to hit Hawaii in the near future. She has enjoyed hiking all her life and hopes to instill that same value and love in her three daughters (Rebekah (6), Hannah (4), and Esther (2).) Originally from Katy Texas (Near Houston), she now resides in Nikiski Alaska. Lacey owns her own yoga studio and volunteers on two local boards (Kenai Little League and Nikiski Senior Service Area). She also is a fulltime college student currently with a Associates of Technology in Process Technology and pursuing a Bachelors of Arts in Social Sciences with concentrations in Anthropology, Government & Political Science, and Economics. She is a homeschooling mom as well and loves to take her kiddos on “fieldtrips” around the country where you can almost always find them hiking during the trip.