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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 our Gold Medal Peony...more
Hours Today: 8:00 AM - 10:00 PM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
4601 Campbell Airstrip Rd, Anchorage, AK 99507-1381
The walking trails are well kept without sacrificing nature. They have different tours through out the year. I took the mushroom walk and was very impressed. Most plant life is well labeled. Staff will answer questions and it is a good history lesson to be...More
My family visited the gardens and thoroughly enjoyed it. We spent about an hour walking through, but you could easily spend hours. The garden showed a wide variety of native plants as well as those that have been brought to the area and thrived. The...More
My daughter and I had a lovely stroll through their garden; it was fun to view their plantings during this transitional time and see them prepare for winter. I spoke with a gentleman prior to my walk and told him I was fascinated with poppies,...More
Interesting ‘woodland style’ gardens. Selection of indigenous plants (ie: tundra wildflowers)and forest trees. Enthusiastic volunteers work to keep gardens maintained. Small nursery and shop to Peru chase goods - funds support the gardens. Rely on public support mainly. Pleasant, relaxing outing.
The gardens were beautiful. It was like walking through a forested trail and seeing a variety of plants. They even had a wishing tree.
On top of the beautiful scenery, I learned something new about creating plant pots.
We had almost a full day between check out of our lodging and our flight out that evening so we chose two attractions to visit. During our stay in the area we had taken lots of photographs of plants and flowers without know their names...More
Sorry for the delayed reply! The cost is $12 per adult, $10 student, senior, military and $8 children ages 5 - 17. Children under 5 are free. The garden is open daylight hours (you can actually visit anytime... More
Sorry for the delayed reply! The cost is $12 per adult, $10 student, senior, military and $8 children ages 5 - 17. Children under 5 are free. The garden is open daylight hours (you can actually visit anytime) staff are at the garden 7 days a week 10 am - 4 pm starting 5/28/2016. If you have any other question feel free to reach me at 907-770-3692 ext 0 or my email which is listed on our website.
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