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Palmer

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Visitor Guide

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MAP EXPLORER

Borough Map 2

Find lodging, dining, activities, attractions and more in each region of the Mat-Su Valley. More Info


Online Availability Report

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Video and Photo Tour

Take a look at Mat-Su Valley's Video and Photo Tour. More Info

The Great Outdoors

Fishing

Cast a line in the Mat-Su Valley for an Alaska fishing trip experience of a lifetime More Info

Mat-Su Outdoor Activities in the Alaska Wilderness

Three mountain ranges... 2,000 miles of trails... thousands of lakes... hundreds of miles of rivers and streams... long daylight hours. All this combined equals endless Mat-Su outdoor activities and adventures! We've got options for the active adventure seeker and even for those that just want to dabble.

Discover more about these Outdoor Activities:

  • Boating and rafting: See hidden jewels that are only accessible by boat or raft.
  • Alaska fishing: Fish for Salmon and trout at a fishing lodge, fishing charter, or on your own.
  • Flightseeing : Have a chance to see Denali and the spectacular scale of Alaska's wilderness.
  • How to get into the backcountry of Alaska, and experience true Alaskan wilderness.

Plan your Alaska wilderness adventure when visiting the Mat-Su with our Visitor Guide.

Video Photo Tour

Video Photo Tour

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Social Media

Social Media

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Helpful resources

Helpful resources

So you're planning a trip to Alaska and need some help getting started. You've come to the right place! More Info

Maps and more

Maps and more

Find Alaska Highway maps and mileage chart for distances between destination points within the Mat-Su… More Info

Great outdoors

Great outdoors

Discover more about boating, rafting, fishing, flightseeing and how to get into the backcountry of… More Info

Denali Flightseeing

Denali Flightseeing

Alaska's majestic scenery appears magnified from a Cessna window and the vantage point makes for good… More Info

glaciers

glaciers

You can see a glacier just about anywhere in Alaska. But in the Mat-Su Valley, you can actually get out… More Info

Alaska Rafting

Alaska Rafting

Uncover hidden jewels only accessible by boat. Hover in rapids through canyons, see glaciers calve fall… More Info

Dining in Mat-Su

Dining in Mat-Su

Fine dining to cafes and everything in between. Don't be surprised if your portions are Alaska-sized.… More Info

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Yahoo Mat-Su! Where Alaska comes to play

The Mat-Su Valley is your place for adventure. From flightseeing Mount McKinley to rafting the Matanuska River, excitement is right around every corner. Spectacular views abound, from mountains to glaciers to wildlife. Conveniently located 35 miles north of Anchorage, your Alaska experience begins when you get to the Mat-Su Valley. Spend a day exploring Hatcher Pass, test your luck fishing or take advantage of the bountiful hiking. The Mat-Su Valley - where Alaska comes to play!



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