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Nancy Lakes Recreation Area

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Not designed for the mobility impaired

I don't think Alaska complies with ADA laws at their parks, I am disabled and have difficulty... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
hdedsouth
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MD
Great attraction

Very nice quiet area. Great scenery and great for a family outing. Good area for a picnic or walks... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
H H
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Interconnected system of lakes great for canoeing.
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  • Average4%
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  • Terrible9%
4 weeks ago
“Not designed for the mobility impaired”
6 Jun 2017
“Great attraction”
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Wasilla, AK
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I don't think Alaska complies with ADA laws at their parks, I am disabled and have difficulty walking, I have only found one place so far in the Palmer/Wasilla area that I can actually get to the water to fish.

Thank hdedsouth
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Reviewed June 6, 2017 via mobile

Very nice quiet area. Great scenery and great for a family outing. Good area for a picnic or walks. Very interesting history...we learned how it was named.

Thank H H
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Reviewed November 27, 2016

This is the perfect place for novice paddlers to get a taste of the Alaska lake country. There are loons on most of the lakes and you can easily paddle to within 20 feet of them to take photos. The cabins are great - simple,...More

Thank creebol
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Reviewed July 25, 2016

Can kayak, or canoe from lake to lake. Lifetime of fun. Fantastic canoeing, or kayaking. Portaging through a chain of lanes. The lakes are secluded. Good access from parking lot. Canoes can be rented by hour or day. Great fishing. Pike, and trout. Peaceful. Serene....More

Thank alaskatrini
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Reviewed July 13, 2016 via mobile

We paddled the canoe trail and stayed in one of the state park cabins. The cabins are clean and spacious, and the scenery is Alaska at it's finest.

Thank GBradRogers
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Reviewed April 13, 2016

This was a great place just to shut down for downtime. Nothing fancy at all but definately worth the visit

Thank Kim B
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Reviewed July 13, 2015

We went out to Cabin #3 in February of 2015 – we had a wonderful experience! That fireplace can roar! We were actually too hot! But, loved it. Here is my blog post about the trip with plenty of photos. http://gneissweiss.blogspot.com/2015/02/nancy-lake-cabin.html

1  Thank HollyWR
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Reviewed July 5, 2015

We rented Cabin #3 on Nancy Lake which is canoe in only. This would have been perfect if it was not for the motorboat traffic. On our way to the cabin a motorboat sped next to us tipping us over along with our gear and...More

1  Thank Diane M
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Reviewed April 21, 2015

Be advised that the majority of the road is not plowed during the winter so you have to park your rig and drive your snowmachine along Nancy Lake Parkway to the recreation area. We have a cabin in Willow and are able to ride the...More

Thank Mike J
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Reviewed February 18, 2015

Great place to be winter or summer. Quiet, easy access and tons of things to do. Love this area....so much we moved there ;)

Thank Magster67
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