Baxter Bog/Pfleiger Park

65.1 acres

Features

Open playfield, nature trails for walking in the summer and trails may be packed by volunteers for skiing and skijoring in the winter. This park is a great place to enjoy nature within an urban setting.

History

Baxter Bog originated when a group of residents took a community school class on how to plan a park. It was described as a peat bog with the only natural lake in east Anchorage. A 5 acre site next to Baxter Bog is known as Pfleiger Park as the land was donated by Mr. Pfleiger.

Getting There

Coordinates
Latitude: 61.19032
Longitude: -149.754

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