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Point Woronzof

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Address: 9700 Point Woronzof Road, Anchorage, AK 99502
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Fun place to watch the sunset and airplanes

Our daughter loves airplanes and we would go here quite often, it depends on the wind direction and time of day. You can park and watch the sunset too and its pretty cool. You can... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed 3 weeks ago
Anchorage, Alaska

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Anchorage, Alaska
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85 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our daughter loves airplanes and we would go here quite often, it depends on the wind direction and time of day. You can park and watch the sunset too and its pretty cool. You can walk down to the bottom and walk the beach.

Thank Jay_Hoeft
Evansdale, Iowa
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28 reviews
26 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 3, 2016

It's a great place to stop if you happen to be an airplane buff. It's located along the Tony Knowles Bike Trail but it is easy to drive to also. The scenery is nice, but the real attraction is watching the planes coming in over the point at very low elevation for their landing at Anchorage International.

Thank jamesla2015
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20 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2015

This is a nice place to go to relax, look at the scenery aka sleeping lady aka Mt. Susitna, walk along "the beach," enjoy some graffiti, bring a can of spray paint and write your own. Watch the sunset and the planes fly over from the airport.

Thank Charlie J
Farmington, Maine, United States
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23 reviews
5 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2015

We happened to visit on an icy day making the "beach" area had to navigate. But the tenuous hike was worth arriving at the point. The view of Anchorage and the aircraft leaving the end of the runway made for a fun activity.

Thank Carol2012787
Anchorage, Alaska
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50 reviews
32 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2015

We love going to Point Woronzof, summer and winter alike, but it's especially fun in the summer. Nice walk down to the beach (steep, not wheelchair accessible) and great view of the water, and planes. Ice cream trucks are here frequently in summer.

Thank ABrue
Anchorage, Alaska
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14 reviews
3 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2015

This is our go-to "welcome to Anchorage" viewing location of our visitors. We come directly here from the airport to give our guests a sweeping view of the idyllic area we live in. At dusk in summer, we get a great view of the Alaska Range off in the distance, with the reflection of the setting sun on the waters... More 

Thank ChillyinAlaska
Dubuque, Iowa
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5 reviews
3 attraction reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 15, 2015

We went here and stayed about 3 hours just watching the planes take off. We were also able to see Denali & Mt Foraker! Plus Sleeping Lady, St. Augustine & Mt Re Doubt. The day was very clear with mo cloud cover. It was awesome!

Thank slowwillie
Phoenix, Arizona
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15 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 11, 2015

As soon as you pick up your rental car, head down the road to the left out of the airport and you will find this awesome view at the end of the street. It was a clear day and we could see Denali as well as downtown Anchorage. Make this your first photo op and then go head out to... More 

1 Thank Jonena B
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162 reviews
66 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2015

Great location to take in the sunset! We drove past here on the Anchorage Trolley Tour and truly enjoyed the view!

Thank Nan2cute4u
Anchorage, Alaska
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41 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2015

This is a ideal spot to catch some photo opportunities, plus it can't be more than a 5 minute drive from the airport. Of course we are talking about a sunny day in the summer months or even during the winter months. Great shots of Sleeping lady and sometimes you can catch Denali in the distance. This is also a... More 

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