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Logo bar of the Alaska Public Lands Information Centers which are located in Anchorage, Fairbanks, Tok and Ketchikan
The uniformed park ranger and a group of walking tour participants stand on a platform overlooking a body of water with mountains in the background
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Ranger-led Walking Tours
 
Captain Cook statue
NPS
The Captain Cook statue in downtown Anchorage looks out towards the Inlet
11 am and 3:15 pm daily during summer hours

Discover and connect to your Alaska public lands with a National Park Service ranger as you walk through downtown Anchorage.

Tours run every day during the summer season and last approximately 45 minutes. Be prepared to be outside the whole time.
 
 
Tour groups meet and leave from the front steps of the Alaska Public Lands Information Center. They will leave promptly at the scheduled time. 



Note: This Embedded video resides on the official Alaska National Park YouTube channel

Above is an example of a ranger-led walk around downtown Anchorage. The Captain Cook Walking Tour, which is shown in the video, is no longer being given at the center.





 
Close up of white, five petal flowers of an albino fireweed plant. Common purple fireweed surrounds the unusual flowers. Did You Know?
Fireweed has an albino color morph. While rare, and usually only found in years of high bloom, it can vary from light pink petals with dark pink sepals to pure white.