There’s A Little Slice Of Heaven Hiding Right Here In Alaska And You Need To Visit
The strikingly beautiful Alaska Botanical Garden is nestled in true unassuming fashion inside Alaska’s largest city of Anchorage. Locals and visitors alike are pleasantly surprised to learn that the most industrialized area of the state offers such enchanting hidden gems, hiding right in plain sight. With a mission dedicated to “enhancing the beauty and value of plant material through education, preservation, recreation and research,” you can expect to find the most glorious displays of nature located conveniently within the city limits. You’ll never forget a trip to this delightful garden.
We’re aware that these uncertain times are limiting many aspects of life as we all practice social and physical distancing. While we’re continuing to feature destinations that make our state wonderful, we don’t expect or encourage you to go check them out immediately. We believe that supporting local attractions is important now more than ever and we hope our articles inspire your future adventures! And on that note, please nominate your favorite local business that could use some love right now: https://www.onlyinyourstate.com/nominate/
You don’t want to miss what’s up and coming with the Alaska Botanical Garden’s first greenhouse, coming to Anchorage on Earth Day 2017. Check out the great YouTube video below from KTVA’s Rachael Penton to get all the inside scoop. Get ready for your summertime garden frenzy to be taken up a notch!
Living and loving life in Alaska, Courtney enjoys living a happy life based on simple principles; work hard, be kind, stay humble. She is an avid dog lover with hobbies that include running, fly fishing, hiking & snowboarding.
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