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A very nice and easy trail

A very impressive walk over the Wasilla creek wetlands. Walked it with the whole family and was... read more

Reviewed 6 July 2018
EldadAK
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Haifa, Israel
Great idea, good execution, iffy to find

A floating boardwalk through the wetlands that is super cool! As others have mentioned, it can be... read more

Reviewed 5 May 2018
Gig'em A
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6 Jul 2018
“A very nice and easy trail”
5 May 2018
“Great idea, good execution, iffy to find”
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5990 Nelson Road, Wasilla, AK 99654
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

A very impressive walk over the Wasilla creek wetlands. Walked it with the whole family and was very easy for our 3 year old. Seems it's a bit of a wasted potential. Should make it longer and maybe have a circular track and not a...More

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Reviewed 5 May 2018 via mobile

A floating boardwalk through the wetlands that is super cool! As others have mentioned, it can be narrow and a little shaky/squeaky but you really feel like you're alone in nature. I had a lot of trouble finding it, likely a combination of the address...More

1  Thank Gig'em A
Reviewed 24 May 2017 via mobile

This is a nice short stroll on a rather narrow boardwalk thru a marshy area that follows the creek. It's definitely moose habitat, but we were there in the afternoon, so no moose seen. Mosquitos not bad in mid may but I'm sure would be...More

1  Thank MountainlakeGirl
Reviewed 14 December 2016

In mid October my wife and I walked this trail with out two grandchildren, ages 3 and 4. There lots of things for them to discover and the environment was beautiful. We spent a little over two hours there just taking our time. We will...More

2  Thank N1950VVchrisc
Reviewed 29 September 2016

If you are a tourist or even a local. This camp ground is huge. Fire pits. Ample parking. Big shed for parties. Quiet, off road form Parks Highway. Can walk to the lake but it's nothing to see. It's a wonderful peaceful secluded park.

1  Thank alaskatrini
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This boardwalk is a nice walk out into the Palmer Hayflats. You will hear the rustling of the breeze and the birds in the trees as you walk through nature. The walk ends with an amazing view of Pioneer Peak and all that surrounds it....More

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Nice one mile round trip hike on a newly built walkway. We walk it almost every day. It runs parallel to Wasilla Creek. We encountered a moose a couple of weeks ago, it was across the creek from us. The walkway was built by Great...More

Thank cml101
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The trail seems to be a hidden gem that has yet to be discovered by locals other than nearby residents. There's also nearby geocaches to enhance the adventure. The parking area is small and free with some work still being done but the trail is...More

1  Thank GINayner
Reviewed 28 October 2015

This is a 'nature trail' that is elevated above the wetlands of Wasilla Creek as it flows into and through the Palmer Hay Flats. The 'boardwalk' is about 1/2 mile long and nearly parallels the creek to a point in the hayflats where there a...More

3  Thank Antiquetuck
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