Beautiful views. Nice benches close to the water. Bring a picnic and soak in the scenery. Nice kids park.
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What a fantastic place to walk, jog, bike or walk your dog. We walked the Tony Knowles Trail from downtown to this location. I loved the electronic sign that recorded how many bicyclists went by each day, month and year to date. At this point...More
We live within a block of the lagoon and walk to Westchester Lagoon just about daily. It is pretty easy to get to from downtown via bicycle or on foot via the Coastal Trail; it is about 30 minutes from downtown on foot. This is...More
Go here to see bald eagles close up! I saw one as soon as I stepped onto the boardwalk, seconds after arriving! It flew over about thirty feet above me, holding a fish in its talons and being chased by seagulls! My family and I...More
Stopped by for an afternoon stroll to kill a little time before an appointment. It was sunny and the birds were everywhere. Actually, there is alot of Canadian droppings (along with the geese) on the paths. But what I found interesting was the wall of...More
Had business in Anchorage, and was able to walk the Tony Knowles Coastal Trail to Westchester Lagoon. Great walking, play areas for the kids, when the weather is nice you will find people paddleboarding, or floating in the lagoon, birdwatchers along the banks. Lots of...More
This is actually a nice little local area. Would be good for a picnic or just a walk on the path. Apparently if you are there at just the right time you can see salmon. I liked the explanation of how the rebuilt the are...More
If you are visiting Anchorage from out of town and looking for a safe and popular place to walk or run or ride a bike and do some people watching, this is probably the best place to start. Finding a parking spot on a nice...More
Westchester Lagoon is a good place to go ice skating in the Winter. A fairly large area is usually kept clear of snow for skating. There are also trails nearby (Westchester Creek Trail and Tony Knolls Costal Trail) for hiking or cross-country skiing.
Westchester Lagoon (next to the Coastal Trail a short distance from downtown) is one of Anchorage's most popular spots to enjoy a variety of outdoor activities :)) lots of folks of all ages & abilities congregate here for ice skating atop the cleared & groomed...More