Girdwood is a resort town within the southern extent of the in the state of . Located near the end of the Turnagain Arm of Cook Inlet, Girdwood lies in a valley in the southwestern , surrounded by seven glaciers feeding into a number of creeks, which either converge within the valley or empty directly into the arm.

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Railway station
Girdwood Depot is a passenger railroad station in Girdwood, south of the Anchorage, Alaska. Photo: Craig Talbert, CC BY 2.0.

Girdwood Airport is a state-owned public-use airport located three miles northeast of the central… is situated 2 miles northeast of Girdwood. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

Alyeska Resort is a ski resort in Girdwood, Alaska, approximately 27 miles from the city of . is situated 3 miles northeast of Girdwood.


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