Huffman Park

12000 Elmore Road View map

RESERVATIONS: contact the Anchorage Parks and Recreation Department at 343-4355.

Features & Amenities

  • Fitness trail as well as trails for hiking in the summer and skiing in the winter
  • Picnic tables within the park
  • Parking available at Huffman Elementary School
2010-2011 CHALLENGE GRANT AWARDED TO TRINITY PRESBYTERIAN CHURCH, HUFFMAN ELEMENTARY PTA & HUFFMAN O’MALLEY COMMUNITY COUNCIL

Project partners raised more than $15,000 in matching funds and volunteer hours to make improvements at Huffman Park Summer 2011. On Saturday, April 30, 2011, volunteers and Boy Scouts gathered to kick of the project and begin work making trail improvements, adding picnic tables and benches and removing the dilapidated and unsafe exercise stations. Community members have donated mulch material for trail resurfacing. The Ribbon Cutting Ceremony was held in August 2011.

PARK HISTORY

The parkland was purchased in 1980 with state and Park & Recreation bond monies. The park is named for the road it lies near, Huffman Road. The park is located next to Huffman Elementary School which gives the school easy access to the park. It was built for the community with involvement for planning. The committee objectives were to acquire and preserve open recreational opportunities and to be made available to all citizens and those in nearby locations.

Reservations: contact the Anchorage Parks and Recreation Department at 343-4355. The Anchorage Park Foundation is not a department of the Municipality of Anchorage, and cannot process reservations!

Making Anchorage a Better Place
to Live, Work & Play

The Anchorage Park Foundation facilitates park improvement projects that are driven by neighborhood initiative.

We’re a non-profit, operating outside of the Municipality of Anchorage, and are responsible & accountable to our donors' intent.

Help Improve Huffman Park

Municipal Districts
  • Community Council: Mid-Hillside
  • Legislative District: 26M
  • Assembly District: 6

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