Destination in Anchorage that You Can Visit Any Time of the Year!

Anchorage has grown significantly since its foundation in 1914 and it now has a population of almost 300,000 people. Anchorage offers a variety of entertaining, fascinating and one-of-a-kind activities throughout the year. Any trip to Alaska should include a stop in Anchorage and here are 15 of the top activities to do in Anchorage to have the most of your time there.

Roundhouse at Alyeska Museum

The Roundhouse is 2,280 feet above sea level and is accessible via aerial tram or ski lift. Constructed in 1960, the Roundhouse was placed on the National Historic Register in 2003. The Roundhouse now serves as a museum and interpretive center for mountaineers.


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Kincaid Park

Kincaid Park in Anchorage is a paradise for nature lovers. The park’s recreation facilities, playgrounds and picnic areas are surrounded by miles of bicycle, hiking and jogging paths. This is a must-see destination with 1,400 acres of lovely woodland and spectacular mountain views.

Potter Marsh

For birders and other wildlife lovers looking to get away from the busy and bustle of Anchorage, Potter Marsh is a great place to explore. Before the left turn into the Potter Marsh parking area, the Seward Highway offers a stunning vista of Turnagain Arm. A 1,550-foot wooden boardwalk winds across the marsh and through moist areas and sedges from the parking area.


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