6 Photos from Alaska's Hatcher Pass and Independence Mine

The beautiful recreational area of Hatcher Pass in Alaska.

Hatcher Pass is a great recreational spot in the Talkeetna Mountains of Alaska. The area is filled with miles of hiking and biking trails in the summer, and cross-country skiing trails in the winter. One of the most popular places to visit in Hatcher Pass is Independence Mine, a gold mine that was built in 1934.

Hatcher Pass

Hatcher Pass

Independence Mine

Independence Mine

Independence Mine

We want to acknowledge and thank the past, present, and future generations of all Native Nations and Indigenous Peoples whose ancestral lands we travel, explore, and play on. Always practice Leave No Trace ethics on your adventures and follow local regulations. Please explore responsibly!