Learned a lot by stopping here. Why the pipeline is elevated, about pipe pigs, and a history of this pipeline.
About Alyeska Pipeline Visitor Center
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A quick but informative stop along the Steese Highway. You can visit the famous pipeline and see what a marvel it really is.
As others have noted, this isn't really a visitors center-- it is a place along the side of the highway where you can read signs and walk under the pipeline. If you want to touch the Alaska Pipeline, then this is a great place to...More
A little out of the way but so worth it to see the history of one of Alaska's great wonders, The informative plaques detailing all aspects of the pipeline history is well worth the scenic drive out there.
It's huge and amazing!!! Incredible for us to be able to see it and learn about it and follow it on our drive down to Valdez last summer!!
This was very interesting! Lots of information, pictures, hands on experience! Loved learning about this and actually touching the pipeline!
If you are looking for a quick down and dirty with out traveling all over Alaska to find information about the pipeline this look no further. When you stop here you can get out of your car and walk right up to it. stand underneath...More
There wasn't a whole lot to see, but it was cool to see and touch the pipleline. There was some information about the pipeline consruction. It was worth a stop off the highway.
Its a short drive from Fairbanks so easy enough to visit. I guess its just a pipe, but theres a lot of information about it with statistics. Its really an amazing enginneering feat. We followed it further in our travels on the way down to...More