The Tony Knowles Coastal Trail/ Anchorage Coastal
The Tony Knowles Coastal Trail is a one of the most beautiful coastal trails in the nation; the trail gently winds along the coast eleven miles from downtown to the chalet at Kincaid Park and is by far Anchorage's most popular trail. Leave the bustling city behind, and explore a local treasure that tells a long tale of natural and human history. Skirt the fault line of the '64 quake, stroll through scented forests, look for moose, and take in sweeping vistas where you can spot beluga whales and North America's highest peak, Mount McKinley also known as Denali all in a single view. We've highlighted the first five miles of the trail for you from the modern skyline of downtown to the open skies of Point Woronzof.

Seasons: All Year
Difficulty: Easy
Activity: Hiking, Biking, Skiing, Running, Rollerbladding
Length: 11 miles
How to Get There: Access to the trail is available at the extreme northeast end of West 2nd Ave. near the railroad depot, at the extreme southwest end at Kincaid Chalet, and several points in between.
Photo Gallery: See our collections of images. 

The 2014 entire refurbishment of the Tony Knowles Costal Trail has been completed.

 
     
From the Southern Trailhead, paved paths adjacent to Kincaid Park Access Rd, Raspberry Rd, Sand Lake Rd, and West Dimond Blvd lead to the Southern Trailhead of the Campbell Creek Greenbelt at West Dimond Blvd and Northwood St. The Tony Knowles Coastal Trail intersects with the Lanie Fleischer Chester Creek Trail at Westchester Lagoon. Click for a Map.
 



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