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Resolution Park

Open Now: 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Open today: 6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
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Great views on clear days.

One of my favorite spots in downtown anchorage that on clear days offers views of Mt Susitna... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
YankeeDevils
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Anchorage, Alaska
Small municipal park with wonderful Cook Inlet views

Happened upon this small municipal park while walking a few blocks from the Hotel Captain Cook in... read more

Reviewed October 9, 2018
TexasCatBird
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Auckland Central, New Zealand
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Park with a statue of Captain James Cook.
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300 L St, Anchorage, AK 99501-1923
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

One of my favorite spots in downtown anchorage that on clear days offers views of Mt Susitna “Sleeping Lady” and if you’re lucky views of Denali over the bluff across Cook Inlet. Also referred to as the Captain Cook monument. Took a Segway tour downtown...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank YankeeDevils
Reviewed October 9, 2018

Happened upon this small municipal park while walking a few blocks from the Hotel Captain Cook in downtown Anchorage. All I did was tell my husband to go toward the water and viola we were there at this park. There is a statue of Captain...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank TexasCatBird
Reviewed October 2, 2018

If you are a history buff then you must visit this site! Standing there next to the statue you can just imagine Captain Cook and his crew sailing past on their way to trying to find a NE passage. Its one of those landmarks you...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Phil E
Reviewed September 29, 2018

This is a small park with a statue of Captain Cook overlooking Cook Inlet. On a clear day you can see the surrounding mountains, including Mount Sustina which is closer and more visible and Denali which is further away and more likely to be obscured....More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Lee L
Reviewed September 22, 2018

The place was not far from our hotel, and the view was nice, we could identify several mountain from here, Mt Susitna, Denali (Mt McKinley). And sunset can be seen here nice too. There is also statue of Captain Cook standing on wooden deck.

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Iswanto P
Reviewed September 19, 2018

Resolution Park is a small vertical space overlooking the Anchorage Estuary. The statue to Capt Cook is impressive, and the view is panoramic, but there is little else to the "park". It is on a curve in the road, and several locals asked about its...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank FRANKG899
Reviewed August 28, 2018 via mobile

Stop here and behold the views on a sunny day. Spectacular and plenty of room for many to enjoy. This is just almost across from snow city cafe and one block from The Cook.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank 286natec
Reviewed August 24, 2018

This is located on the Northern part of town. There is parking at a nearby office. The statue of Captain Cook is nice. The view is nice. The boardwalk is a pretty cool structure. There is access to the water. I would not go here...More

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Vincent S
Reviewed August 22, 2018

This park has a statue of Captain Cook and a plaque. It is mostly just the view that is the attraction. Good place for a photo.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank oaktree56
Reviewed August 20, 2018

This guy got about, modest and obscure monument to a master navigator. It is always worth tracking down Cooks monuments, wherever you are, NZ, BC, Aus

Date of experience: August 2018
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