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Goose Lake Park

3038 Widgeon Ln, Anchorage, AK 99508-4617
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its a nice park for the kiddos

I came here with my niece and she loved it as there were some ducklings nearby. I felt a bit... read more

Reviewed 9 March 2017
Rosie J
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Urubamba, Peru
Given the area, this seemed to be a very nice beach

While checking out Anchorage I decided I wanted to visit at least one of the "beach" areas of the... read more

Reviewed 16 December 2016
Ravekid
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  • Average7%
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9 Mar 2017
“its a nice park for the kiddos”
16 Dec 2016
“Given the area, this seemed to be a very nice beach”
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3038 Widgeon Ln, Anchorage, AK 99508-4617
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Reviewed 9 March 2017

I came here with my niece and she loved it as there were some ducklings nearby. I felt a bit unsafe at times but it is a goodplace with a group of friends.

1  Thank Rosie J
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Reviewed 16 December 2016

While checking out Anchorage I decided I wanted to visit at least one of the "beach" areas of the city to see what they were like. We drove to this beach on a lake and I was surprised that it was fairly busy. It was...More

Thank Ravekid
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Reviewed 6 July 2016

I thought I would go swimming here. When I arrived, I found the shore and the swimming area dirty. Yuk. There is a nice picnic area, though (away from the lake, to the left at the end of the parking lot).

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Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

The lake itself is pretty dirty. Kids didn't seem to mind the grossness, but as a self-respecting adult, I have no desire to get in that water. The best part about it is that if you hang around long enough, there is usually an ice...More

Thank Kate M
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Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

I wanted to go swimming in a natural body of water with my son when we visited Anchorage. The weather was abnormally very warm so we took a cab Goose Like. I'm glad I did. My 11 year old son had a great time in...More

Thank OliviaKort
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Reviewed 7 July 2015

Goose lake is tucked away between Northern Lights Bld and UAA. when the lake is frozen you can xcountry ski or walk around. a great place for a photo op with the mountains right behind you in the distance. a nice Family swimming area in...More

Thank Lisa S
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Reviewed 25 July 2014

We went to Goose Lake on a warm sunny day and enjoyed seeing so many people playing in the water, BBQing on shore and just lazing in the sun. Easy to find and so enjoyable.

Thank AlaskaMomofTwo
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Reviewed 14 July 2014

Great wilderness oasis in Anchorage for swimming, sunbathing on warm, sunny days sandy beach on north shore. A bike trail wraps around the east side of the lake and links you to University of Alaska Anchorage Campus to the south.

Thank LynnGary907
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Reviewed 12 August 2013 via mobile

I've taken my kids swimming a few times this summer and had a great time every time. It is clean and have lifeguards on duty. We have never had any issues with leeches or swimmers itch.

2  Thank CCBake
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Reviewed 21 June 2013

Is there alot of leeches there? I would like to know so that I can take my kids there. Feed back please. Thank you

19  Thank vontril
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