Early September brings the colors of Autumn to the Copper River Delta. The verdant palette adjusts to golds and burnt umbers brought by the change of seasons. The rich colors invite you to bundle up and go for one last hike before the rains set in.
Just 10 minutes off the Copper River Highway you will find the Sheridan Mountain Trailhead as well as the access trial to Sheridan Glacier. Surrounded by lush greenery, fields of lupine and wildflowers this is the outdoor enthusiast's dream.
A clear day at Hartney Bay after the tide has receded. In just a few months ice and snow will be replaced by 5 milllion of more than 30 species of shorebirds; stopping over on their way to their breeding grounds throughout Western Alaska.