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Eagle River Nature Center

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Mile 12.5 Eagle River Road, Eagle River, Anchorage, AK
+1 907-694-2108
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Eagle River Alaska Nature Center.

Despite the fact my wife (54 years) and I (20 years in and out) have had a residence in Anchorage... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia
An afternoon hike with my daughter and her two dogs.

The ER Nature Center is located at one of the north entrances to Chugach State Park near the source... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Eagle River, Alaska
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This nature center offers hiking trails and guided walking tours.
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good31%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
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Mile 12.5 Eagle River Road, Eagle River, Anchorage, AK
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Despite the fact my wife (54 years) and I (20 years in and out) have had a residence in Anchorage, to this point in time, neither of us had ever visited the Eagle River Nature Center.Thanks to Trip Advisor, we discovered it. The drive to...More

1  Thank kanbaatar
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The ER Nature Center is located at one of the north entrances to Chugach State Park near the source of Eagle River. The back range of the Chugach Mountains forms an exquisite background for some stunning views. The trails are well marked and offer hiking...More

2  Thank aa10119
Reviewed 5 November 2017

We set out to looking for Bears as we were told by locals this would be a good spot. We actually didn't see bears on that hike however others on the trail did. Within minutes of getting started with our hike we saw a moose....More

2  Thank frdrices
Reviewed 24 October 2017 via mobile

Arrived here after a winter road trip in the Interior, crazy as it sounds. The volunteer on duty told us which trails were best for hiking in the snow and shared animal sitings from his morning walk. Sunrise through fog was lovely. We came across...More

1  Thank AlaskaMarion
Reviewed 25 September 2017

We drove here from Anchorage one day to hopefully see the tuna and there were suppose to be beavers too. We did see Tuna but they weren't doing much, and never did see the beavers. It was a pretty walk though and a nice nature...More

Thank chocolover
Reviewed 20 September 2017

Informative, trails are nice and maintained. Great place to get some good outdoor photos. We go there for family walks. We been there a few times.

Thank Margaret O
Reviewed 17 September 2017 via mobile

My family and I absolutely love the nature center and the programs they offer. We go often and try to take part in the kids programs minimum, but we have also done some of the adult only offerings. Its very informational and fun!

Thank Kayla S
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Last Sunday, sunny, bright, & HOT, we went to the Eagle River Nature Center. Did some walking around, and found, on the Iditarod Trail, a tall tree with a hollowed out bottom, tat you could stand in. Took pictures and all that. We did not...More

1  Thank geraldmf
Reviewed 31 July 2017

A short drive out of northern Anchorage took us to this Nature Center. We stopped in at the center to pay our reasonable parking fee, then looked over the trail options. We decided to do the Rodak and Albert Loop trail. The right side of...More

Thank PinkFloydActuary
Reviewed 24 July 2017

We were staying nearby in Eagle River and going to the Nature Center was just a given for us. The center was open the day we went. The trails were muddy in spots, mostly though, well maintained. In fact, volunteers were performing trail maintenance the...More

Thank Rebecca Dale C
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