Palmer Escape w/ Mtn Views: Fishing & Hiking!

Property ID: 449281PalmerAKUS
Sleeps 42 BR2 BA


Make your Moose Country escape a mountain moment to remember when you stay at this 2-bedroom, 2-bath Palmer vacation rental. Nestled between the Chugach Mountains and the Matanuska River, this home boasts an expansive deck overlooking mountain views and proximity to kayaking, fishing, and hiking. Visit historical sites and explore off-road vehicle trails in the Matanuska Valley, head to Denali National Park for an unforgettable hike, and make your way to Anchorage for a taste of downtown living!


  • Essentials
  • Free Parking
  • Wireless Internet (WIFI)
  • Self Check-In
  • Deck
  • Laptop Friendly
  • Washer
  • Near Ocean
  • Kitchen


Location Details

NATURE PARKS: Matanuska River Park (3.2 miles), Knik River Public Use Area (6.1 miles), Hatcher Pass Public Use Area (24.1 miles), Chugach State Park (28.1 miles)

HIKING: Lazy Mountain TrailHead (3.7 miles), The Butte Trailhead (4.4 miles), Crevasse-Moraine Trailhead (7.3 miles), Wasilla Creek Trailhead (13.2 miles), Knik Glacier Tours (16.6 miles), Thunderbird Falls (19.7 miles), Twin Peaks Trailhead (28.5 miles), Matanuska Glacier State Recreation Site (55.2 miles)

DOWNTOWN ATTRACTIONS: Palmer Visitor Information Center (4.4 miles), Palmer Museum of History & Art (4.4 miles) Colony House Museum (4.4 miles), Alaska Raceway Park (5.4 miles), Palmer Golf Course (6.2 miles), Alaska State Fair (6.8 miles)

FOOD & DRINK: Humdinger’s Gourmet Pizza Co. (3.9 miles), Pizza Delphi (4.0 miles), La Fiesta Restaurant (4.4 miles), Klondike Mike’s Saloon & RoadHouse BBQ (4.4 miles), Turkey Red (4.4 miles), Vagabond Blues (4.4 miles), The Noisy Goose (5.9 miles), Settlers Bay Lodge (23.7 miles)

AIRPORT: Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport (51.0 miles)


15 reviews
  • Great stay


    It was everything we needed. Close to grocery and activities.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Peggy D.
    Published July 18, 2023
  • Felt Like Home


    Had a great stay. Beds were comfy. Big kitchen with everything you need to cook your own meals, just bring your own food. We were very comfortable at this home and did some relaxing. On first outing we locked wrong lock at the house, so coming back were were locked out. Lucky for us Michele was available and she helped us to get into house. Thank you Michele. All in all, we love staying there and would certainly stay there again. Three Sisters from Texas.

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Guadalupe H L.
    Published September 22, 2022
  • Perfect Stay


    We were in Palmer to celebrate my Uncle’s 80th birthday, my husband 65th birthday, an anniversary and family reunion. The location could not have been better!

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Kathy K.
    Published September 8, 2022
  • Well furnished and clean!


    Great spot of you need to spend time in the Palmer/Wasilla area. House was very clean and had all available amenities needed for a comfortable trip. I would just add a little more lighting to the living area (another lamp or 2)

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Lynn K
    Published August 30, 2022
  • Alaska vacation


    Great location. The house was comfortable. No issues at all

    *This review was originally posted on Vrbo

    Published August 4, 2022
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