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Address: 1748 H St, Anchorage, AK 99501
06:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Fri 06:00 - 23:00
Sat 18:00 - 23:00

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Popular Family Park Along Chester Creek Trail

This is a small city park with green space, picnic tables and ramadas, and a popular playground. We parked here to walk on the Chester Creek Trail, which runs through the park and... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2016
Tucson, Arizona
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Anchorage, Alaska
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27 reviews
7 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 September 2016

This place has been in the papers over the years for violent crimes. I won't ride my bike along Chester Creek which passes through here due to the interesting population in the woods near this park. Before going here, do your research. Kate M, you are right to feel unsafe here.

1 Thank Sue S
Tucson, Arizona
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614 reviews
325 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 759 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 August 2016

This is a small city park with green space, picnic tables and ramadas, and a popular playground. We parked here to walk on the Chester Creek Trail, which runs through the park and connects to Westchester Lagoon and the Tony Knowles Trail. It was Saturday afternoon and there were a lot of families enjoying the outdoors. Restrooms are available and... More 

Thank CrankingChick
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84 reviews
40 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 May 2016 via mobile

It seems like it should be great, but there is a lot of interesting things going on that make me feel a little unsafe and not want to turn my back on my kids for any fraction of time.

1 Thank Kate M
Anchorage, Alaska
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80 reviews
42 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 April 2016

one of my favourite parks. its been here for years. its nice jogging past it and seeing famiies enjoying the day.

Thank Thamara T
Anchorage, Alaska
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80 reviews
33 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 December 2015

My grandson loved this park- great climbing, grass to run and play catch- easy trail access- parking on site

Thank Cocokayak
Anchorage, Alaska
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61 reviews
37 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 November 2015

Just off of downtown, this is a really nice little park in the woods. There's a salmon stream running through it and a good playground and a couple good open areas.

Thank ABrue
Anchorage, Alaska
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9 reviews
7 attraction reviews
Reviewed 21 October 2015

You may learn a lot about a community by spending some time at a local park. The activities I've seen here have been diverse, and that's good! It is family oriented, and a meeting place for the less fortunate people in Anchorage. I felt good here, except for the mosquitoes :)

Thank rln M
Pacifica, California
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36 reviews
18 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2015

My kids needed to burn off some energy and this place was an easy place to go. It's nothing super special, but when you have little kids, you don't really need special.

Thank marse33
Eagle River, Alaska
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529 reviews
237 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 July 2015 via mobile

A valley of the moon should have a rocket. It used to. That was the whole theme of the park...there was also a spaceship. Exploration as healthy choice. It was the space age, afterall. Now there are wide open expances of grassy picnic grounds. Good for family BBQs. Easily found along the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail, just East of Westchester... More 

Thank AKcabingirlA
Dallas, Texas
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60 reviews
36 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 July 2014 via mobile

Stumbled upon the park while walking the Chester Trail. Right by a nice stream and residential neighborhood. Great playground and picnic area. Port-o-potty and real restrooms there (not sure if they are always unlocked). Parking lot.

3 Thank Emily M

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