Our Community – Girdwood, Alaska
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Girdwood is located about 30 miles south of Anchorage, Alaska.  Home of Alyeska Resort, Girdwood a small community of about 2500 year-round residents. Present day Girdwood, Alaska consists of a diverse population of outdoor enthusiasts, local businesses, services and Anchorage commuters. Girdwood has much to offer the Alaskan visitor all year-round. Complete with a mercantile, a post office, a variety of B&B’s, restaurants and bars, boutiques and shops, Girdwood can supply any need any time of the year.

Girdwood Carves Its Own Identity; Recreation Defines the Community’s Economy (article begins on page 14)

The above link is an article in Alaska Economic Trends, written by Neal Fried, economist for the State of Alaska. Mr. Fried was kind enough to come to Girdwood in February 2013, 2014 and 2015 to speak to the community, an event sponsored by Glacier City Realty, Inc.




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