Girdwood Alaska - Your Year Round Alaskan Destination
Expect Year-Round Adventure in the Girdwood Valley...
Just 40 minutes south of Anchorage, Alaska, nestled among the breathtaking Turnagain Arm, Glacier Valley and spectacular Mt. Alyeska lies the classic Alaskan town of Girdwood. Girdwood has evolved from a gold mining town into Alaska's only year-round resort community. Whether you are in Alaska on your own or with a group, staying in Girdwood makes perfect sense. There is a wide array of accommodations (500+ beds), concierge services, activity specialists, wonderful restaurants, and unique gift shops.
Girdwood is located in the magical Glacier Valley with its seven glaciers, also surrounded by Chugach National Forest and Chugach State Park boasting an exceptional range of Summer activities like hiking, biking, fishing and glacier viewing. To top it off Girdwood gets first mention in National Geographic's World's Best Ski Towns and ranks #5 in Forbes Top 10 Ski Resorts is the Alyeska Resort!
Girdwood is the place for your Alaskan vacation anytime of year!