On Friday, Turnagain Elementary third graders will walk along the Coastal Trail to Earthquake Park for a special Anchorage Park Foundation Schools on Trails ribbon cutting and celebration. New signs were installed this fall along the Inside the Slide Trail,…
News & Announcements
Schools on Trails in the news
Read the Alaska Dispatch News article about our program at Nunaka Valley Elementary School.
4th Grade landscape architects take first in science fair
Fourth Grade sisters at Aquarian Charter School study Anchorage parks for their science fair project.
Vote YES on Prop 4!
An Anchorage Parks and Trail bond is on the ballot in the upcoming Municipal Election. Please support parks and trails. Vote YES.
HIRING for Youth Employment in Parks
Youth Employment in Parks is a 10 week summer program that hires Anchorage teens to complete local trail and park improvement projects. Learn about the four types of positions, and get application instructions.
Job Announcement: APF Seeks YEP Program Coordinator
YOUTH EMPLOYMENT IN PARKS PROGRAM COORDINATOR Position Vacancy Announcement Closing Date: 1/20/2016 The Anchorage Park Foundation (APF) is recruiting for a seasonal (February – October) full-time (40 hrs. per week, Monday-Friday) Youth Employment in Parks Program Coordinator. This position has…
Check out our public service announcement
Thanks to the generosity of the Arc of Anchorage and KTUU, we have this fantastic new commercial featuring a few of our inclusive playgrounds (and some of Anchorage’s most adorable children). Parks are for all of us!
Support the Barbara Street Park Revitalization Project
The Barbara Street Park Challenge Grantees are fundraising. Support their project today! Click here to DONATE NOW Need a perfect gift idea? Give the gift of an Anchorage park. Have any Barbara’s in your life? Honor them by donating to…
Party on the Bridge – October 29th
Trail lovers join us on October 29th from 6-8 pm as we celebrate the new Coastal Trail Bridge at Westchester Lagoon! There will be a walking parade starting at Valley of the Moon Park and a bike parade starting at…