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Lake Hood Harbor, Anchorage

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Lake Hood Strip is a state-owned public-use general aviation airstrip adjacent to the Lake Hood Seaplane Base, three miles (5 km) southwest of downtown Anchorage in the U.S. state of Alaska. The airstrip and seaplane base are located at Lake Hood, just east of Ted Stevens Anchorage International Airport. The gravel strip airport's previous code of has been decommissioned and combined with as another landing surface.
Lake Hood Strip has one runway (14/32) a gravel surface measuring 2,200 x 75 ft. (671 x 23 m). There are 437 aircraft based at this airport: 97% single-engine and 3% multi-engine.
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  • We spent and afternoon here at Lake Hood and the adjoining Lake Spenard watching every kind of float plane and seaplane imaginable and with the adjacent runway for General Aviation wheeled aircraft yo...  more »
  • The Lake Hood Seaplane Base is the largest seaplane base in North America. It's a great place to watch seaplanes take off and alight and taxi upon the water. If you're interested in aviation, or even ...  more »

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