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Seward Highway, Anchorage, AK 99516
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Been here multiple times as well as passed by a bunch of times. Never seen a beluga whale and the lighting (except sunrise and sunset) don’t make for very good pictures or snapshots. Further south (towards Kenai Peninsula) have beautiful and picturesque views. Spend your...More

Thank Jim W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On Seward Highway's soundbound lane is Beluga Point. Although I saw no whales, I observed huge snowy mountains which were surrounded by large spruce trees and the shining green water.

1  Thank TennisStar602
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Well worth a few minutes to drive out from Anchorage. We were not there at the right time to see Baluga whales but we did see Dall Sheep high up on the mountain. You really do need binoculars to get the best viewing of them.

Thank RegularTraveler_13
Reviewed 12 November 2017

A must stop along the Seward Highway. This is a fun place to grab a quick view along the waterfront. We were fortunate to spot rams climbing the hilside above the point too. It is an excellent place to explore and be awed by the...More

Thank tas3psu
Reviewed 12 October 2017

This is a pull-out on the Seward Highway with some signage explaining the place. The Alaska Railroad tracks pass directly in front, between the highway and an outcropping of rocks. We went here several times just to sit and enjoy the water and the mountains,...More

Thank Crickeydee73
Reviewed 5 October 2017

If you love scenery, this is the spot for you. If you love whales, specifically Beluga whales, this is the spot for you. If you love trains, this is the spot for you. If you love all of this for free, this is the spot...More

2  Thank Brian D
Reviewed 29 September 2017

Nice little stop along the way. Didn't see any whales here (we did on down earlier) Got some very pretty Alaska pictures.

Thank mydonna
Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

Our driver and tour guide, Bill, from great land Adventures stopped here for us. Beautiful views of the bay and mountain range, along with the Alaska railroad tracks, but we didn't see any Beluga's though. Still a beautiful area.

Thank jlipp5240
Reviewed 19 September 2017 via mobile

A great stop on our way south to Seward. Had fun time with all the kids looking for the whales. Pretty cool when we got to see some. Beautiful view even without the whales!

Thank Cameron K
Reviewed 14 September 2017

We stopped quite a few times here on our drive along the Seward Highway and recently hit the jackpot. All of sudden out of nowhere three Belugas just popped their heads out VERY close to shore and our location and swam around for quite some...More

Thank Denali5540
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