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Fort Abercrombie State Park

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Enjoy the view

This fort sits on top of a mountain overlooking the beautiful ocean, what an awesome view. the... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Mark A
Atlanta, Georgia

Beautiful place to take a hike or bring a picnic lunch and spend the day just relaxing and enjoying... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sorrento, Florida
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Listed in the National Register of Historic Places, this state park preserves and protects historical structures, and provides a variety of recreational opportunities such as camping, hiking, wildlife viewing and paddling.
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Kodiak Island, AK
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This fort sits on top of a mountain overlooking the beautiful ocean, what an awesome view. the museum was also very informative.

Thank Mark A
Reviewed 1 week ago

Beautiful place to take a hike or bring a picnic lunch and spend the day just relaxing and enjoying the views. Don't forget your camera.

Thank kristenduffield
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Beautiful day in Kodiak, the sun was shining and temperature was perfect for a day of hiking the trails. Very well maintained paths. Offered something for everyone- the beach, swimming hole, beautiful coastline views and WWII bunkers. The forest was magical with the green moss...More

Thank IsabellaKY63
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I hiked through Fort Abercrombie and were in awe of the cliffside views, the beauty of Gertrude Lake, the beauty of the black sand/rock beaches and the WW2 history. We hiked Mill Bay overlook, Piedmont Point, around the tip of Lake Gertrude,...More

Thank beasleyaw
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a wonderful place to explore. You have outstanding views of the ocean plus a small museum of war memorabilia. The forest, however, is one of the best parts of this State Park. The trees are covered with moss which makes them picture perfect...More

Thank M N
Reviewed 11 July 2017

This place is endless in history, trails and beauty. Incredible artifacts from WWII. Nature, science and wild flower trails. When taking the trails look for painted rocks that you can either keep or re-hide. Turn the rock over for posting instructions.The view is absolutely breathtaking....More

Thank Kim T
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This park is amazing! beautiful views, stunning vistas, fantastic trails with birds and flowers, history museum, friendly rangers and staff

Thank h s
Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

Our gracious hosts at a local B&B told us to go and experience this park. It was very conveniently located and we could stay as long as we wanted. We did not expect such beautiful scenery- from moss covered trees to granite cliffs and pebble...More

Thank Djenita
Reviewed 27 June 2017

Spent a pleasent afternoon walking the various trails, viewing the artifacts. Interesting history of WWII. The museum was closed so can't comment on it.

Thank chadwickcreamer
Reviewed 23 June 2017 via mobile

The found this place while meandering around Kodiak. This is a great place to visit in fair weather with a great historic and educational hike with wonderful views!

Thank tstlkechkn
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Adam B
16 March 2017|
Response from Alanhimmelstein | Reviewed this property |
We were there in September and saw no bears in the park. There are many on Kodiak Island but they generally stay away from humans unless you get between a momma and her cubs! We hiked almost 8 miles in and around the park... More