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Lake Eklutna, Anchorage

4.8
#3 of 16 in Nature in Anchorage
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4.8
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  • Nice view to the lake and the mountains around. Many canoe fans. Finding a free parking slot might be a challenge. Old fashioned parking fee payment - cash into the envelope and the envelope into the ...  more »
  • We were visiting my niece and her husband and it was a good place to take the dog and enjoy walking around the lake after a day traveling to Alaska. The walking trails were easy bit there are a number...  more »
  • We had a few hours to kill so we drove up to the lake one evening. I only wish we had more time to spend there.  more »
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  • This place is amazing no matter what time of year you choose to see it!
  • Eklutna Lake is a great place to kayak. Make sure you dress for rain and wear layers. Remember Eklutna Lake is glacier water, so the water temperature is about 38f. There are kayak and bike rentals at the Lifetime Adventures Eklutna Visitor Center. If this review was helpful please click the Like button.
  • An incredibly beautiful piece of Mother Nature! My friends and I went kayaking on a hot simmer day and enjoyed resting along the way to take in the views. Just be careful of the flies and bugs, there are tons of them along the shores.
  • Eklutna lake never disappoints. Watch out for bears in the late summer.
  • Eklutna lake is an excellent place to spend an afternoon.
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