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Anchorage Destination Guide

Discover Anchorage in United States!

Anchorage in the region of Alaska with it's 291,826 habitants is a town located in United States - some 3,361 mi (or 5,409 km) North-West of Washington, the country's capital.

Map of the area of Anchorage in United States

Local time in Anchorage is now 08:25 PM (Tuesday). The local timezone is named "America / Anchorage" with an UTC offset of -8 hours. Depending on your flexibility, these larger cities might be interesting for you: Bonibrook, Chugach Heights, DeBarr Vista, Fairbanks, Fairview or Anchor Terrace. When in this area, you might want to check out Blanchard, Campbell, Chester, City View, East Chester and Anchorage as well. We found some clips posted online. Scroll down to see the most favourite one or select the video collection in the navigation.


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Weather Conditions Today & Next Days Forecast

-6°C / 22 °F Light snow
Morning Temperature -10°C / 14 °F
Evening Temperature -5°C / 23 °F
Night Temperature -5°C / 22 °F
Chance of rainfall 0%
Air Humidity 86%
Air Pressure 1024.7 hPa
Wind Speed Calm with 1 km/h (1 mph) from North-East
Cloud Conditions Scattered clouds, covering 48% of sky
General Conditions Light snow

Thursday, 22nd of February 2018
Light rain, calm, few clouds.
Light rain Day: -1°C (31 °F)
Night: -8°C (17 °F)
Friday, 23rd of February 2018
Sky is clear, gentle breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: -9°C (15 °F)
Night: -14°C (6 °F)
Saturday, 24th of February 2018
Sky is clear, light breeze, clear sky.
Sky is clear Day: -12°C (11 °F)
Night: -21°C (-6 °F)

Videos

Anchorage: Anchorage City Highlights and...

00:48 min ( June 23, 2012 by HollandAmericaFan)
Views: 107 - Rating: 5/5

Explore Anchorage history and sightseeing on a guided drive around town. Afterwards, visit the 26-acre Alaska Native Heritage Center with five traditional villages situated around a man-made lake. For...

Anchorage: Anchorage Flightseeing Safari...

00:50 min ( June 25, 2012 by HollandAmericaFan)
Views: 789 - Rating: 5/5

Ride in an Alaskan bush plane over the Chugach Mountain range. Depart Anchorage and soar skyward for the best view of the city, then look for Beluga Whales in Turnagain Arm. Finally, loop around the m...


ANCHORAGE - My town!

00:32 min ( February 24, 2010 by akjohngomes)
Views: 281 - Rating: 5/5

The Chugach Mountain range makes a perfect backdrop for the city of Anchorage reflection in this winter scene

Paschketball - China Games: Anchorage

00:52 min ( May 29, 2012 by bucksdotcom)
Views: 101 - Rating: 5/5

Visit Paschketball! www.nba.com For the full story on this video, the Bucks Trip to the China Games 2008 and much more! Jim Paschke has been the television Voice of the Bucks since 1986, pairing with ...


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Upcomming Local Events

A brief summary of interesting events comming up in Anchorage during the next days.

21
Feb
2018

Context: NAGPRA & Museums

Beginning: 10:00 am (10:00).
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February School In-Service Days Workshop: Light, Darkness, Shadows

Beginning: 10:30 am (10:30).
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Communicating At The Speed Of Light

Beginning: 11:30 am (11:30).
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Creative Forces Info Session & Reception

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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Creative Forces Summit: Anchorage, Alaska

Beginning: 01:00 pm (13:00).
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Creative Forces Info Session & Reception

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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Creative Forces Summit: Anchorage, Alaska

Beginning: 05:00 pm (17:00).
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22
Feb
2018

Anchorage Regional Conference

Beginning: no exact start tme given.
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Anchorage Regional Conference

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Thursday Night Fights

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Interesting facts about this location

Fur Rendezvous Festival

The Fur Rendezvous Festival (usually called Fur Rendezvous, Fur Rondy, or simply Rondy) is an annual winter festival held in Anchorage, Alaska in late February. The self-styled "largest winter festival in North America", Fur Rendezvous is highly anticipated by many Anchorage-area residents as marking the beginning of the end of a long winter and the approach of spring. In 2012, Fur Rendezvous was selected as the number one winter carnival in the world by the National Geographic Traveler.

More reading: Fur Rendezvous Festival homepage
Located at 61.22, -149.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 0 mi away.
Tags:1935 establishments in Alaska, Culture of Anchorage, Alaska, Festivals in Alaska, Recurring events established in 1935, Visitor attractions in Anchorage, Alaska, Winter festivals

Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Anchorage

The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Anchorage is an ecclesiastical territory or diocese of the Roman Catholic Church in the northwestern United States, comprising several boroughs and census areas in the state of Alaska. It is led by a prelate archbishop which serves as pastor of the mother church, Cathedral of the Holy Family in the Municipality of Anchorage. The archbishop is concurrently metropolitan bishop of the suffragan dioceses of the Province of Anchorage: Fairbanks and Juneau.

More reading: Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Anchorage homepage
Located at 61.22, -149.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Religious organizations established in 1966, Roman Catholic Ecclesiastical Province of Anchorage, Roman Catholic dioceses and prelatures established in the 20th century, Roman Catholic ecclesiastical provinces in the United States

Steller Secondary School

Steller Secondary School is an alternative school located in Anchorage, Alaska. It is based on the philosophy that students have the right to control their own education. The Anchorage School District established the school in 1974 as a response to a proposal by the Committee of Alternative Secondary Education. Steller was named after Georg Wilhelm Steller, a naturalist from Germany who traveled with Vitus Bering on an exploratory voyage to Alaska.

More reading: Steller Secondary School homepage
Located at 61.22, -149.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:1974 establishments in Alaska, Alternative schools in the United States, Anchorage School District, Educational institutions established in 1974, High schools in Anchorage, Alaska, Magnet schools in Alaska, Public high schools in Alaska, Public middle schools in Alaska

Sullivan Arena

The George M. Sullivan Sports Arena (commonly shortened to the "Sullivan Arena" and often referred to colloquially as "The Sully") is an arena in Anchorage, Alaska. The arena opened in 1983 and has a seating capacity of 8,700 for basketball, 6,251 for hockey. http://www. anchorage. net/541.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.22, -149.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 1 mi away.
Tags:Arena football venues, Buildings and structures completed in 1983, College ice hockey venues in the United States, Event venues established in 1983, Indoor arenas in the United States, Indoor ice hockey venues in the United States, Music venues in Alaska, Sports venues in Anchorage, Alaska, University of Alaska Anchorage

Spenard

Spenard is a neighborhood in the Municipality of Anchorage, Alaska, United States and was historically a separate city from Anchorage. Spenard maintains the flavor of a separate community today, with "Spenardi Gras" being its primary community celebration that encourages a sense of solidarity and separation from the rest of Anchorage.

More reading: Wikipedia Article
Located at 61.22, -149.9 (Lat. / Lng.), less than 2 mi away.
Tags:Neighborhoods in Anchorage, Alaska

Quote of the moment

The traveler sees what he sees, the tourist sees what he has come to see.

G. K. Chesterton