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The Best Outdoor Activities in Anchorage

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Outdoor Anchorage

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    Winding gently down the coast from downtown to Kinkaid Park, Tony Knowles Coastal Trail offers bikers and walkers a chance to explore Anchora
    Tours from $209
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    Experience Alaska’s diverse wildlife and breathtaking scenery at Alaska Wildlife Conservation Center. Set on over 69 hectares (170 acres) of
    Tours from $60
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    Alaska Zoo , Anchorage
    At Alaska Zoo, see more than 100 birds and mammals up close. Many of the zoo’s residents were rescued from the wild as orphans or after suffe
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    Kincaid Park , Anchorage
    Periodically host to major events like U.S. winter Olympic trials, Kincaid Park is principally known for its ski trails. However, it offers a
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    Reward yourself with some of the best views in Alaska on Flattop Mountain Trail. Located in the Chugach State Park, Flattop is one the most p
    Tours from $345
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    Where to stay in Anchorage

    Anchorage hotels increase room rates during the height of the tourist season, but you can visit the area economically any time of year by choosing a budget-friendly bed and breakfast or small inn. The city's downtown area contains the priciest rooms; most are offered by chain hotels. You can find less expensive rooms at a cluster of hotels located in Midtown, a largely commercial neighborhood with a good selection of restaurants and shops.
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