City Escape - Near the Base
Located just 20 minutes from Anchorage is the quaint city of Eagle River. Considered part of the Anchorage Municipality Eagle River is a popular place for those looking to escape the hustle and bustle of big city life while enjoying the same amenities. Approximately 30,000 people reside in Eagle River and the northern surrounding areas. Eagle River is only minutes away from Joint Base Elmendorf Richardson making this a popular area for military families. Julie and Leslie called Eagle River home for many years and are quite familiar with the area.