The Kenai Peninsula and Southcentral Alaska Travel Guide

The Kenai Peninsula and Southcentral Alaska Sights

Fort Abercrombie State Historical Park

  • E. Rezanof Dr. Map It
  • Kodiak
  • Park (National/State/Provincial)

Published 10/26/2015

Fodor's Review

As part of America's North Pacific defense during World War II, Kodiak was the site of an important naval station, now occupied by the Coast Guard fleet that patrols the surrounding fishing grounds. Part of the old military installation has been incorporated into this park north of town. Self-guided tours take you past concrete bunkers and gun emplacements, and trails wind through moss-draped spruce forest. There's a highly scenic overlook, great for bird- and whale watching, and inside a bunker a volunteer group runs the Kodiak Military History Museum.

Sight Information

Address:

Mile 3.7, E. Rezanof Dr., Kodiak, Alaska, USA

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Phone:

907-486–6339

Sight Details:

  • Free
  • Call park for museum hrs

Published 10/26/2015

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