Welcome to the Eagle River Nature Center
The Eagle River Nature Center is operated by a not-for-profit organization whose mission is to provide connections to nature through interpretive education, resource protection and outdoor opportunities. The Nature Center is located within Chugach State Park – one of Alaska’s largest state parks and within 40 minutes driving distance from downtown Anchorage and 12 miles from Eagle River town.
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SPAWN SOME CASH FOR A GOOD CAUSE with our annual
SALMON RAFFLE: Guess the date of our returning salmon and you'll win some cash! $5 per ticket at the front desk thru July 15, 2013
What You’ll Find at the End of Eagle River Road
You’ll discover the beauty of the Eagle River Valley as you begin your drive along Eagle River Road. Residential areas will give way to breathtaking views of glacially-carved mountains. At Mile 12 you will reach the log cabin visitor center – a threshold for connecting to the ever-changing landscape beyond.
Contact phone number, fax and address
Phone: 907-694-2108 Fax: 907-694-2119
Eagle River Nature Center
32750 Eagle River Road
Eagle River, AK 99577
501c3 non-profit #92-0156981 estab. 1996
October-April, Fri-Sun, 10am-5pm
May-September, Wed-Sun, 10am-5pm
Trails always accessible. Group field trips available daily by appointment.
FREE NATURE WALKS begin
June 1 and continue through August on Wed-Sun, 1:30p-2:30pm
ATTENTION: Section of the Albert Loop Trail is flooded and one of the smaller bridges has been moved by swollen creek waters. Inquire inside for details or look at the map posted at the trailhead.
Registration is now open for the 2013-14 Homeschool series
EAGLE RIVER ROAD WORK UPDATE FOR WEEK OF
June 18, 2013
Expect SINGLE-LANE traffic and gravel surface, from Roup Road to Moose Pond through this week. Be alert to intermittent flagging, PILOT CAR operations and LANE RESTRICTIONS, Monday through Saturday, from 8:30am to 8:00pm. During PILOT CAR operations, please obey all signage and wait for PILOT CAR traveling in your direction. Be alert. Improvements will include widening of the roadway, resurfacing, new signage and added guardrails.
We are no longer mailing our program schedules. You can find a list of programs in the bar to the left (Public Programs- Calendar) or view pdf versions:
NEW: check out our loaner EXPLORER packs
We also have a Crow Pass Trail Facebook page for hikers to post information, plus maps and more.
ALL SCHOOL TEACHERS: Click here for details on naturalist classes.
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