Canoe Lake Chalet

AMAZING private lake front resort: Adventure and fun for all ages FISH, BOAT, SWIM, HIKE, BIKE and more! Your dream Alaskan adventures await right out your door! Centrally located to Alaska best attractions. Canoe Lake Chalet Resort is located on Canoe Lake in the heart of the wilds of Matanuska Lake State Recreation Reserve encompassing 349 acres of wilderness, 10 sport-fishing lakes that are plentifully stocked with rainbow trout & grayling, with miles of mapped and groomed recreation trails. Relax on our private lakefront soaking in the spectacular panoramic views of the Talkeetna and Chugiak Mountain Ranges. Swim and have FUN on the lake with complimentary lake toys, KAYAKS, ROW BOAT, CANOE, PADDLE BOAT, and FLOATING DOCK. FISH right off the dock for rainbow trout and grayling, We supply some fishing gear too! Have FUN!; play lawn games, gather around crackling campfires, catch guppies and hunt for frogs with nets and buckets provided. HIKE, BIKE, SKI , access miles of well maintained recreation trails right out your door. (Bikes provided). . Perfect for large or small families, groups gatherings, retreats etc. The chalet is a beautiful 2,700 sq. ft. duplex with 2 separate units that can be rented separately or together.. the whole chalet (both units) has a total of 5 BEDROOMS, 3.5 BATHS SLEEPS 26+ Unique Alaskana decor and antique furnishing offers rustic elegance with all the modern comforts of home. Each unit has its own private entrance and is fully contained with; kitchen, living room, dining room, bathroom, laundry, deck with BBQ. Yet can be adjoined with lockable interior staircase. Unit #1 - "EAGLES NEST" - * 1,700 sq ft. has 3 bedrooms and 2.5 baths, laundry *Sleeps up to 8 in beds plus up to 7 more in futons & sleeper sofas SLEEPS 15+ Unit #2 - "BEAR DEN" lower unit *1,000 Sq Ft. - 2 bedroom, 1 bath, laundry * Sleeps up to 5 in beds plus up to 4 more in futons SLEEPS 11 + BOTH UNITS TOGETHER SLEEP 26+ For children we provide pack-n-play, crib mattress, high chair/rocking horse. We have a variety of stuffed Alaskan animals, toys, books, board games, etc. Our large library offers a Alaskana books with stories, history, and scenic beauty of our region. A wide variety of DVDs & board games for all age, and hi-speed Wifi UNLIMITED INTERNET with ROKU SYSTEM for TV, Netflix, Amazon Prime, Hulu, and more. The water is always hot with on-demand hot water system!! Comfortable airbeds are available for additional sleeping options. Get out and explore, RUN, HIKE, BIKE, SKI through the miles mapped recreation trails right out your door. Experience Alaska winter adventures; skiing, snow shoeing, ice fishing, sledding, ice-skating, snow machining, and dog mushing. Enjoy breath-taking panoramic views of the Northern Lights above the snow-covered mountain ranges! Experience National Geographic moments; Nesting eagles and osprey hunt and dive for fish, nesting loons and a variety waterfowl swim with their babies. Visits from our resident moose are quite exciting! Canoe Lake boarder the Palmer Hay Flats State Game Refuge which is rich with wild life; moose, wolf, beaver, salmon streams, nesting eagles, osprey, owls, water fowl, and migratory birds. Bears are rare, I have not seen one in 10 yrs!! . We have 25 years in the tourism and will help you plan and book your dream Alaskan vacation. Visit our travel agency AUTHENTIC ALASKA TOURS website for more information on exciting half and full day trips and tours in our region! A special 5% discount may apply to rental fee for guests using the travel agency for vacation planning and reservations. We are centrally located to Alaskan top attractions and destinations *45 mi. to the Anchorage International Airport *35 mi from Anchorage *2 mi to Alaska State Fair *3 mi to Palmer Airport *3 mi to Palmer a historic agricultural community *3 mi to Golfing in Palmer *3 mi to the Mat-Su Regional Hospital *7 mi to Wasilla - Iditarod Trail Head Quarters *7 mi to the Alaska Rail Road depot *7 mi to Musk Ox Farm *10 mi to drive to excellent salmon fishing spots *15 mi to Ekluta Native Village/Historic Russian Orthodox Church 15 mi. to Thunderbird Falls -- recreation hike *15 mi to the Reindeer Farm *20 mi to historic Independence Mine /Hatchers Pass recreation area for exciting hiking and cultural tours *25 mi to Knik Glacier - ATV or jet boat rides, scenic flight, helicopter tours *70 mi to Matanuska Glacier – drive right up to it and hike right on it *70 miles to the historic village of Talkeetna known for dramatic views of Mt. McKinley (Denali) , scenic flights, fishing, jet boat, rafting tours, zip-lines, arts, museums, etc. *200 miles to Denali National Park Visit our FaceBook page 'CANOE LAKE CHALET for more info and photos.