We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Earthquake Park

4306 W Northern Lights Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99517-1053
+1 907-343-4355
Call
Website
Save
Book In Advance
More Info
from US$69.00*
Anchorage All Around City Tour
City Tours
More Info
from US$159.00*
Anchorage Summer Sunset Photo Safari
Photography Tours
More Info
from US$99.00*
Anchorage City Tour with Alaska Native Heritage Center
City Tours
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Overview
More
A designated area of Anchorage which shows the destruction caused by the 1964 earthquake.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good42%
  • Average25%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
Open Now
All hours
Hours Today: 06:00 - 23:00
LOCATION
4306 W Northern Lights Blvd, Anchorage, AK 99517-1053
CONTACT
Website
+1 907-343-4355
Write a ReviewReviews (369)
Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language

1 - 10 of 347 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Didn't have a chance to walk the trails as it was pretty cold, but the scenery from that area was excellent. There are some signboards etc about the area but we went with a tour so the information was provided by the guide.

Thank kormensandiego
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had no problem parking but as soon as we got out we were attacked by mosquitoes. We kept walking & slapping them which made it uncomfortable to read any of the signage and learn the history of the the earthquake. Lots of bikers but didn't...More

Thank Decemberborn
Reviewed 21 December 2017

This is a step back in history to the 1964 earthquake that took place on Good Friday. The land was completley change. In some areas dropping 30 + feet. The soil became liquid faction in the quake , homes were swallowed and dropped off into...More

Thank jclouts
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Multiple trails some leading to the Cook inlet. Interesting information about the great earthquake on signs all around the park, Great place to bring family

Thank bjhenning
Reviewed 2 December 2017 via mobile

Had no idea of this terrible event before I went to Anchorage. The view of earth’s power revealed on this nice quick walk was absolutely staggering. An easy 30 minute must do in Anchorage.

Thank Aaron L
Reviewed 28 November 2017

We had just been to the earthquake museum with our tour guide from Alaska's Finest Tours. We were able to walk though it. A must see.

Thank Susan K
Reviewed 24 November 2017

The best way to reach it is on the non-motorized trail along Cook Inlet a few miles from downtown. The interpretive signs document the devastating Good Friday earthquake causing the entire shoreline to drop drastically.

1  Thank work-to-travelMI
Reviewed 19 November 2017

If my own personal experience is of any value, this is a great example of an attraction that visitors visit and local people don't. I have been living (for parts of the year) here in Anchorage for over two decades dating back to 1994. This...More

2  Thank kanbaatar
Reviewed 21 October 2017 via mobile

Stop by if you are close but don’t make a special effort to see it. Tiny loop with interesting billboards.

Thank optimist1
Reviewed 11 October 2017

I have been coming here since the 1980's. Back then there was still lots of evidence of the destruction from the 1964 earthquake. Mother nature has taken over and not so dramatic anymore. the bike trail is great but you could start on it almost...More

Thank Adventure_Debi
PreviousNext
12345635
Nearby
Nearby HotelsSee all 74 hotels in Anchorage
Garden Bed and Breakfast
1 review
1.32 km away
Long House Alaskan Hotel
102 reviews
2.06 km away
Lakeshore Inn & Suites
130 reviews
2.15 km away
Americas Best Value Inn - Executive Suite Airport
102 reviews
2.18 km away
Nearby Restaurants
The Rustic Goat
211 reviews
1.65 km away
Gwennies Old Alaska Restaurant
767 reviews
2.33 km away
Fancy Moose Lounge
194 reviews
2.32 km away
Fiori D'italia
47 reviews
2.16 km away
Nearby Attractions
Alaska Aviation Heritage Museum
198 reviews
1.81 km away
Lake Hood Harbor
125 reviews
1.57 km away
Westchester Lagoon
66 reviews
2.91 km away
Ask a question
Questions & Answers
Torey S
4 July 2017|
AnswerShow all 5 answers
Response from Kathy M | Reviewed this property |
Dogs are allowed, but should remain leashed, for their own safety.
0
Votes