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For Kids - Anchorage

If you can't visit the Anchorage Alaska Public Lands Information Center, you can still do a LOT of fun activities! 

Play games, watch movies, request stickers, and more on our website!

Scavenger hunt pages with animals found at AAPLIC
Kate Legner, NPS
Find all of these animals and more when you do a scavenger hunt!

Alaska Animal Scavenger Hunt.

Come to the Center and do an Alaska Animal Scavenger Hunt. Scavenger hunts are available for all preschoolers through adult. These scavenger hunts will lead you through our Visitor Center, where you will learn some cool facts about animals. Once you have finished make sure and show a ranger and claim a prize!

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Kids participating in summer program!

Registration will start later in 2016. Please stay tuned.

ParKids Summer Camp 2016

Come and join us for our week long summer camp. Each day we will take kids to various places around Anchorage and they will participate in outdoor activities including: hiking, visiting nature centers, and much more! 

For registration forms or more information, contact Helen Fields: 

(907) 644-3670; 


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Teen Adventure Week at Denali National Park

Teen Adventure Week 2015 has ended. Registration for 2016 will begin next year.  

Teen Adventure Week 2016

Come join us in a week long camping trip! Camp is designed for teenagers going into 9th, 10th and 11th grade. They will learn about how to pack their own gear, practice Leave No Trace principles, and much more! The camp will include a train ride to Denali and three nights of camping. It's a great way to explore the wilderness of Alaska and make new friends!  

For registration forms or more information, contact Helen Fields: 

(907) 644-3670; 

Extreme close-up profile of a horned puffin with summer yellow and red striped bill colors. The bird has bright white feathers on its face contrasting with the black of it's head and neck. Did You Know?
Puffins, with their bright yellow and red beaks, visit Alaska's rocky shorelines to nest during the summer months and are excellent swimmers, but weak fliers.