Seward Highway


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Seward Highway

Address:c/o Alaska Public Lands Information Center
605 West 4th Ave, Suite 105
Anchorage, AK 99501

Phone:907-271-2737
Web: www.dot.state.ak.us/stwdplng/scenic/byways-seward.shtml Description:From Anchorage to Girdwood, the highway borders Turnagain Arm and Chugach State Park. From Girdwood to Seward, it passes through Chugach National Forest offering dramatic views of wild Alaska. The diversity of landscape and wildlife found along the route is the hallmark of the highway corridor.
Legth: 127 miles. Start/Endpoint: From Anchorage to Seward, Alaska. Time to Allow: 5 hours. Designation/Year: All-American Road (2000).

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The most significant project that I've worked on over the past year is the reconstruction of the Seward Highway from Dimond Boulevard to Dowling Road.
As part of the Walker-Mallott administrations efforts to build a Safer Alaska, Governor Bill Walker today directed state troopers to increase enforcement along safety corridors, like Seward Highway and Knik Goose Bay Road, starting this weekend.
American Irv Gordon clocked up the equivalent of 120 laps of the world near the village of Hope, on the Seward Highway, south of Anchorage, in Alaska - the one US state Irv and his car had not visited.
The safety station will be installed at: Lithia Chrysler Jeep Dodge of South Anchorage, 9600 Old Seward Highway, Anchorage, AK 99515; 907-868-9300.
Alaska has designated four safety corridors along sections of Seward Highway, Parks Highway, Sterling Highway, and Knik-Goose Bay Road to emphasize these improvements.
Alaska Airlines' hosted tweet-up at the Moose's Tooth, 3300 Old Seward Highway, Anchorage.
Jetsetter identified restaurants like the Snow City Cafe for omelets stuffed with Alaskan Dungeness crab and side trips along the Seward Highway.
Funded by Conoco Philips and the Federal Highway Administration, the boardwalk gives you the opportunity to experience the Anchorage Coastal Wildlife Refuge, a vast wetland created by the building of the Seward Highway to Whittier, Alaska.
ACS said CDMA cell sites launched recently in Anchorage have enhanced voice and data coverage in Minnesota Drive at Dimond Boulevard, 36th Avenue at Spenard Road, Boniface Street at the Glenn Highway, Old Seward Highway at Dowling Road, Lake Otis Parkway at Tudor Road and L Street at 12th Avenue.
The 126-mile drive along the Seward Highway through the Kenai Peninsula is one of the most scenic anywhere, with plenty of overlooks, glaciers, and mountains--where hiking trails lead up mountainsides to the land of grazing Dall sheep, and great photo ops await along the glassy Turnagain Arm.
Randy Stefanich, a designer who finishes drawings at this stage, worked on plans for a project along a stretch of the Seward Highway that was hit by massive avalanches in February 2000.