Girdwood Rentals Are near Kenai Peninsula
There is something in the beauty of Alaska that keeps visitors coming back year after year. Someone once said “you either love it or hate it” when talking about Alaska. It is very true, and for those who fall in love with the state, Girdwood rentals make for lovely accommodations. You can travel to the southeast, Kenai Peninsula, or farther north in the state since all locations can be easily reached from Girdwood lodging. Girdwood cabins are closest to Anchorage, Alaska where the major airport is found. The location of the rentals places visitors near Kenai Peninsula and Prince William Sound.
Girdwood Rentals Are Ideal for Exploring Alaska
It is relatively inexpensive to fly into Anchorage when guests stay at
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. More airlines service this large city. There is also transportation such as the train to take visitors to Girdwood lodging throughout the state. Short flights to the Capital of Juneau or up to Fairbanks can offer you an overnight trip. Of course, Girdwood cabins and the surrounding area have plenty to offer guests for a week or more stay. Skiing is one of the most popular winter activities in Girdwood. In summer, hiking becomes the most desired activity.
Girdwood Lodging Is Situated Close to the Turnagain Arm Fjord
Girdwood is located on Turnagain Arm. It is a fjord that was carved out by glacier activity. It is well known for bore tides which can reach up to six feet high and travel 15 miles per hour. In the backdrop of several
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is Mount Alyeska. The city created a 60-passenger tram to get visitors to the top of the summit at 3,939 feet. A panoramic view of Turnagain Arm and the valley below is offered from the tram.
Enjoy Glacier Trekking Sites Around Girdwood Cabins
Girdwood rentals became popular in the later 1900s, once it was found that the small town had a lot to offer recreational enthusiasts. Many guests lodge at Girdwood cabins to explore the sound and peninsula, traveling as far as Denali National Park for hiking. Girdwood was named Glacier City due to the glaciers it offers. You can go walking on or flying over the glaciers.
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