At Knik River Lodge you can enjoy the comfort of home as well as Alaska’s great wilderness at your doorstep! The lodge is located at the base of the Chugach Mountains, just a 1-hour drive from Anchorage and offers incredible views of the Knik River valley. Just around the bend is the spectacular Knik Glacier. Surrounding the lodge there is diverse wildlife habitat for moose, Dall sheep, wolf, lynx, wolverine, brown and black bears all call these mountains home. It is a easy, scenic drive by car, or book our optional daily scheduled shuttle service from several downtown Anchorage locations. Our easily accessible wilderness retreat is the perfect start or end to your Alaska vacation!
Each of our cabins features a large deck, private bathroom, and quality bedding as well as gas fireplaces, showers, mini-fridge, microwave, hot water kettle and a Keurig coffeemaker. Our main lodge houses the Raven’s Perch Restaurant featuring fresh cuisine and a cozy atmosphere for dining and outdoor seating on our large deck with gorgeous views of the nearby mountains.
From the lodge as your adventure base you can embark on hiking, biking, riverboat, ATV and kayak tours, or select a fly-out adventure from our helicopter base. Helicopter tour include flightseeing with a glacier landing and guided glacier dogsled tours. Alaskan adventures you should not miss.
We recommend two nights at the lodge to enjoy one of the most beautiful places to stay in Alaska.
Book online, or call or email us for more information today and we’d be happy to help you plan your trip!