As with most places in Alaska the best way to get to Glennallen is by car. Driving directions from Anchorage are straight forward:
- Head east on 5th Avenue which becomes the Glenn Highway (AK1)as you head out of town.
- Continue on the Glenn for about 34 miles
- You will see signs for AK-1 and Palmer, take the exit towards Palmer remianing on the Glenn
- Remain on the Glenn Highway all the way to Glennallen
Driving time: 3 - 3.5 hours
Distance: 179 miles
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Enjoy the drive to Glennallen through the Matanuska valley and be sure to enjoy the Matanuska Glacier.