Bear Square, Anchorage, Alaska
315 E St, Anchorage, Alaska 99501| Map |
Gold mining, various tours, theater and an ice cream shop all located in one area make The Bear Square a convenient and fun family attraction in Anchorage, Alaska. At the Bear Paw Mining Co., kids learn how to pan for gold and measure the nuggets. Bear Trippin' Tours offers Segway tours for a unique way to explore the city. On the two-hour tours, guides share tips about where to shop, dine and play. Families with young children or those who prefer a more traditional tour can explore Anchorage onboard the Anchorage City Trolley. The one-hour tour visits historic spot and offers scenic mountain views. More fun things to do with kids at The Bear Square include virtual fishing, skiing, dog sledding and hot air balloon rides at The Bear Den. At the Bear & Raven Adventure Theater, families can choose from two shows to watch about Anchorage and bears. Each 30-minute show features special effects. No visit to The Bear Square is complete without a stop for ice cream at Bear-Ly Enough Ice Cream, serving up fun flavors, such as Mt. McKinley Blueberry, Chocolate Moosecake, or even Pecan "Palin." While on a family vacation to Anchorage, Alaska, families should add The Bear Square to their itinerary.
Ratings by kids' ages
- Tots (0-2)
- Little kids (3-5)
- Big kids (6-8)
- Tweens (9-12)
- Teens (13+)
Tips for Families
Be sure to bring a camera and plan to spend a few hours at The Bear Square in Anchorage, Alaska.
Address: 315 E St, Anchorage, Alaska 99501| Map
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