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Potter Marsh Bird Sanctuary

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Address: 154th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99587
Phone Number: 907-345-5014
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Activities: Birdwatching
Description: Popular locale for viewing waterfowl and salmon.

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nice walk

we had a nice walk along the trail. However we did not see much wildlife. Probably it was too early. The area is very scenic and quiet.

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 6, 2015
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Gurnee, Illinois, USA

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Gurnee, Illinois, USA
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015 NEW

we had a nice walk along the trail. However we did not see much wildlife. Probably it was too early. The area is very scenic and quiet.

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Boynton Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

We were with friends who suggested a stop here. This is a series of boardwalks through a marshy area. We saw various birds, ducks and otters. In one area, there are salmon congregating. Due to recent dry weather some of the normally wet area was quite dry. Our friends have seen eagles and moose here. The views of surrounding mountains... More 

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Naples, Fl
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 NEW

Stopped here to try and spot some wildlife. Got to see a bald eagle nest with it's eagle. Also saw a moose eating. Was told it was a momma and that the baby was hidden under some brush.

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Orlando, Florida
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

This is a good place to stop to observe some wildlife, and see views of mountains. Its pretty simple, not the most exciting place to stop.

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Medina, Ohio
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

We had some tome before our flight home and visited Potters Marsh for several hours. Very relaxing place to wait before going to the airport. Lots of birds and wildlife.

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Eagle River, Alaska
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015 NEW

Vast expanse of bird watching can be seen from the Seward Hwy, as you drive along Cook Inlet. (If you are the driver - watch the road, as others will be watching the birds.) Park and walk the boardwalk for the best views.

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2015 NEW

Stopped by this park on our way out of Anchorage. We didn't know what to expect but, we saw a moose with her days-old baby. There was also an eagle and we saw salmon coming in from the Cook Inlet on their way to spawn. relaxing, always wonderful to see animals in their natural surroundings without fear of us.

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Melbourne, Australia
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

If you love bird life a good place to visit. Bald Eagle family were busy feeding their chices while we were there and one had made a recent kill.

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Fort Worth, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

An opportunity to see many species of birds while walking on the above ground boardwalk. Also saw some salmon in the streams. A good short stroll among nature.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2015

Fun way to spend an hour! We loved it. We took a walk on the boardwalk a few hours before our plane departed. We saw lots of wildlife, enjoyed reading the signs about different animals (especially the frog that self freezes in winter), and just enjoyed the beautiful views. I highly recommend a visit!

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Address: 154th Ave, Anchorage, AK 99587
Phone Number: 907-345-5014
Location: United States  >  Alaska (AK)  >  Anchorage

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