Top 10 Things To Do in Anchorage
1. Chugach State Park
Chugach State Park is 495,000 acres of pure beauty. There is great camping, a nice river, views, walking trails and Flattop Mountain, the most climbed mountain in Alaska! This is definitely a stop that needs to be on your list!
2. Portage Glacier
Portage Glacier is a must-see. This glacier is so big and beautiful and in my opinion, cruises are the way to see it because the guides know so many fun facts!
A fun and adventurous modern-day treasure hunt you can enter as many times as you want! You will be running the same route as our massive Treasure Hunt which will have you exploring Anchorage and the surrounding areas, including spots you likely haven't explored before! It only costs $10 and every time you finish, you will get $5 to the Adventure Hunt Store and be entered to win a FREE TRIP TO PANAMA! You can enter on your own, with a date or with a group of friends. No matter how many people you are with, you will have a blast!
4. Tony Knowles Coastal Trail
Tony Knowles Coastal Trail is a popular biking trail along the coast that offers great views. You can see many wild animals and going the whole length is definitely worth it.
5. Potter Marsh
Potter Marsh is a great place to explore. There is a nice boardwalk that gets you out into the action surrounded by lots of wildlife.
6. Kincaid Park
Kincaid Park features hiking, cross-country skiing and biking. It is a great open area with many animals. Locals say this place never gets old.
7. Alaska Railroad
The Alaska Railroad was built in 1923 and connects many of Alaska’s most visited destinations. You can take a day trip or a multi-day trip. No matter how many days though, this is a great way to see the coastline.
8. Alaska Zoo
The Alaska Zoo is the place to go to see all the Alaskan animals in one place. Everyone will love interacting with the animals and seeing them play.
9. Hilltop Ski Area
Hilltop Ski Area is a great spot for anyone to try skiing. It is a simple hill but tons of fun.
10. Seward Highway
Seward Highway is a great scenic drive. You will be able to see eagles, waterfalls and so much more. The whole Seward Highway drive is something you should definitely plan in your trip.