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Resolution Park

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Address: 300 L St, Anchorage, AK 99501-1923
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Park with a statue of Captain James Cook.

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A small park with a view of Cook Inlet. A nice place to see the city and get a view of the coast. Park consists of a deck, sculpture and viewpoint.

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 13 February 2017
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Anchorage, Alaska
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We were here for the 4th of July celebration and it was a beautiful area. It can get windy so I would suggest taking a jacket. We were there in July but it was overcast so it was a little chilly. Otherwise it's a beautiful place to visit.

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Anchorage, Alaska
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 February 2017

A small park with a view of Cook Inlet. A nice place to see the city and get a view of the coast. Park consists of a deck, sculpture and viewpoint.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016

"Ambition leads me not only farther than any other man has been before me, but as far as I think it possible for man to go. "

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 December 2016

This is a nice viewing platform downtown, just about 2 blocks from the popular Snow City Cafe. There is street and parking lot parking nearby. Great views of the Cook Inlet and a statute of Capt. Cook. Best to come day or night with others, as there may be less desirable activity occurring in some of the more hidden nooks... More 

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Anchor Point, Alaska
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

Never knew Captain Cook sailed up here to Alaska, nice historical spot Has nice views, only concern is for safety, every time I have went there it has some weird people hanging out down in the lower stair area

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016

This place has a statue of Captain Cook and some plagues with information. It is diable freindly. Ona clear day you can see Denali and the Cook lnlet from here.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016

We stopped by Resolution Park and enjoyed seeing the statue of Captain Cook and reading the plaques with information about his voyage. Unfortunately the morning in August that we were there was drizzly and overcast. We could see the Cook Inlet below, and some hazy land in the distance, but not much else. We were glad to get a little... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

This small park is worth checking out for a great view on a nice day. Denali can be seen from here when conditions are right.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

If you are really lucky and catch a clear day, you can see Mt. Denali from this viewpoint park. Statue of Captain Cook, a British explorer of the west coast.

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

easily found , this monument pays tribute to captain Cook. This is small park at the end of downtown Anchorage . It is safe although I suspect some drug addicts visit the place. A security guard was on site though

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