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Ranked #1 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Bodies of Water
Owner description: Soak in the breathtaking scenery of fjords, glaciers, waterfalls and bays whether kayaking, sailing or cruising through the... more » Owner description: Soak in the breathtaking scenery of fjords, glaciers, waterfalls and bays whether kayaking, sailing or cruising through the calm waters. Wildlife abounds in the form of whales, seals, sea lions, eagles, bears and deer. « less
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Ranked #2 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: National Parks; Forests
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Ranked #3 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Bodies of Water
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Ranked #4 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Hiking Trails; Parks
This park offers 20 miles of cross-country skiing, hiking and bike trails.
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Ranked #5 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Bodies of Water; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Owner description: With Lake Spenard, to which it is joined by canals, Lake Hood is considered to be the largest floatplane harbor in the world.... more » Owner description: With Lake Spenard, to which it is joined by canals, Lake Hood is considered to be the largest floatplane harbor in the world. « less
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Ranked #6 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Gardens; Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Owner description: Take in the beauty of Alaska's native flora and northern-hardy perennials at this tranquil garden located amidst 110 acres of... more » Owner description: Take in the beauty of Alaska's native flora and northern-hardy perennials at this tranquil garden located amidst 110 acres of boreal forest. View perennial, herb, alpine rock and wildflower gardens. Walk on nature trails, enjoy a new Peony Collection, glimpse wildlife. « less
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Ranked #7 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Hiking Trails
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Ranked #8 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Parks; Bodies of Water
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Ranked #9 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Waterfalls
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Ranked #10 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Hiking Trails; Jogging Paths/ Tracks; Biking Trails; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Cross-country Ski Areas
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Ranked #11 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Bodies of Water; Parks; Playgrounds
With Lake Hood, to which it is joined by canals, Lake Spenard is considered to be the largest floatplane harbor in the world.
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Ranked #12 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Parks; Historic Sites
A designated area of Anchorage which shows the destruction caused by the 1964 earthquake.
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Ranked #13 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Parks
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Ranked #14 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Parks; Playgrounds
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Ranked #15 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Parks; Lookouts
Park with a statue of Captain James Cook.
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Ranked #16 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
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Ranked #17 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Biking Trails; Cross-country Ski Areas
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Ranked #18 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Parks; Hiking Trails
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Ranked #19 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Jogging Paths/ Tracks; Biking Trails; Hiking Trails; Cross-country Ski Areas
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Ranked #20 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Parks; Landmarks/ Points of Interest
Anchorage's first airstrip is now a recreational park.
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Ranked #21 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Playgrounds; Bodies of Water; Parks
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Ranked #22 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Gardens
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Ranked #23 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Nature/ Wildlife Areas
Scenic area where you can have a picnic, hike and view waterfalls.
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Ranked #24 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Parks; Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Playgrounds
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Ranked #25 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Jogging Paths/ Tracks; Biking Trails; Cross-country Ski Areas; Hiking Trails
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Ranked #26 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Playgrounds; Parks
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Ranked #27 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Parks; Playgrounds
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Ranked #28 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Parks
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Ranked #29 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Golf Courses; Parks
This park offers downhill and cross-country skiing, and has a nine-hole golf course.
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Ranked #30 of 37 Outdoors in Anchorage
Category: Parks
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