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Wasilla Creek Wetlands Trail

5990 Nelson Road, Wasilla, AK 99654
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Nice stroll, nice views!

This is a nice short stroll on a rather narrow boardwalk thru a marshy area that follows the creek... read more

Reviewed 25 May 2017
Dayton, Ohio
via mobile
Totally Delightful

In mid October my wife and I walked this trail with out two grandchildren, ages 3 and 4. There lots... read more

Reviewed 15 December 2016
Wasilla, Alaska
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24 May 2017
“Nice stroll, nice views! ”
14 Dec 2016
“Totally Delightful”
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
5990 Nelson Road, Wasilla, AK 99654
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Reviewed 25 May 2017 via mobile

This is a nice short stroll on a rather narrow boardwalk thru a marshy area that follows the creek. It's definitely moose habitat, but we were there in the afternoon, so no moose seen. Mosquitos not bad in mid may but I'm sure would be...More

1  Thank MountainlakeGirl
Reviewed 15 December 2016

In mid October my wife and I walked this trail with out two grandchildren, ages 3 and 4. There lots of things for them to discover and the environment was beautiful. We spent a little over two hours there just taking our time. We will...More

1  Thank N1950VVchrisc
Reviewed 30 September 2016

If you are a tourist or even a local. This camp ground is huge. Fire pits. Ample parking. Big shed for parties. Quiet, off road form Parks Highway. Can walk to the lake but it's nothing to see. It's a wonderful peaceful secluded park.

1  Thank alaskatrini
Reviewed 7 August 2016

This boardwalk is a nice walk out into the Palmer Hayflats. You will hear the rustling of the breeze and the birds in the trees as you walk through nature. The walk ends with an amazing view of Pioneer Peak and all that surrounds it....More

Thank Deborah K
Reviewed 27 July 2016

Nice one mile round trip hike on a newly built walkway. We walk it almost every day. It runs parallel to Wasilla Creek. We encountered a moose a couple of weeks ago, it was across the creek from us. The walkway was built by Great...More

Thank cml101
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The trail seems to be a hidden gem that has yet to be discovered by locals other than nearby residents. There's also nearby geocaches to enhance the adventure. The parking area is small and free with some work still being done but the trail is...More

1  Thank GINayner
Reviewed 28 October 2015

This is a 'nature trail' that is elevated above the wetlands of Wasilla Creek as it flows into and through the Palmer Hay Flats. The 'boardwalk' is about 1/2 mile long and nearly parallels the creek to a point in the hayflats where there a...More

3  Thank Antiquetuck
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