The Mat-Su Valley is a large area spanning over 23,000 square miles! The map on this page is color-coded to represent the distinct destination areas of the Mat-Su Valley. These areas include: Glacier Country, Gold Rush Country, Lake Country, McKinley Country and Off the Beaten Path. The color of each area corresponds with a different region of the map to help you plan your Alaska vacation in more detail. Just choose a region to learn more about the area and what there is to see and do. A mileage chart is also available to give a better indication of the distances between our regions and other highlights throughout the state.
|Anchorage||Wasilla||Palmer||Hatcher Pass**||Lake Louise||Talkeetna Junct.***||Denali Nat'l Park||Fairbanks|
|Danali Nat'l Park||237||195||208||208||326||138||115|
|NOTE: Mileage figures have been rounded to the nearest mile. Mileage has been taken from the "2003 Milepost"TM
* Via Palmer Wasilla Highway
** Distance to independense Mine State Historical Park
*** Add an additional 14.5 miles for mileage to downtown Talkeetna