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Top recommendations from locals

From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.
Entertainment
“Educational tours about life with sled dogs and racing in the Iditarod with a major focus on training and caring for sled dogs.”
  • 2 locals recommend
Campground
“Great place to access the Little Su river. We do fishing and berry picking here. Skiing in winter too...”
  • 2 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
  • 3 locals recommend
Natural Feature
“Before Anchorage existed, Knik was the big settlement in the upper Cook Inlet. The old start of the Iditarod trail race, an old museum and a beautiful scenic pull-out at mile 14.5 are worth seeing...”
  • 1 local recommends
American Restaurant
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“This is a family style restaurant that is open daily. This is the closest place to get some food, a cup of coffee and watch the locals gather. ”
  • 1 local recommends
Restaurant
“Really good pizza and food. They do not deliver but have take out. Right on Big Lake so have great sunset views. The closest restaurant to us. ”
  • 2 locals recommend
Natural Feature
  • 1 local recommends
Route
  • 1 local recommends
Bar
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  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
  • 1 local recommends
Library
“Closest library and town. Wifi access and good information about the area....”
  • 1 local recommends
Natural Feature
“Salmon and trout fishing nearby. Check www.adfg.alaska.gov/index.cfm?adfg=PersonalUsebyAreaSouthcentralfishCreekSalmon.main to see if it is open for fishing.”
  • 1 local recommends
Locality
“Nearby Lake, decent trout, greyling, and pike fishing. Huge lake, great for boating and weekend trips with usual activities on weekends, ”
  • 3 locals recommend