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Mile Marker 70 – Pinnacle Mt. RV Park & Cafe

Mile Marker 77 – King Mountain Chickaloon General Store

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Pinnacle Mt. is 10 miles from Sutton as you travel the Glenn Highway from Palmer.  As you wind along the Matanuska River, you will pass King River, the Chugach Mountains on your right where King Mountain looms ahead.  There is a great spot to stop and walk out to the river on sandy beach.  Once you reach the Pinnacle RV Park and Cafe, you will greeted by owners Marvin and Jill.   The cafe features homemade daily specials and great homemade pies.  The RV park is set to accommodate your RV, campers and semi trucks  for an overnight or longer.  The animal zoo is a favorite for locals, where else can you see over 100 different animals, Llamas, pigs, goats are scattered throughout the property, a fun spot for kids and adults.

Clean bathrooms with hot showers and a laundry gives you a wonderful spot to rest, eat and get ready for your next adventure along the Glenn Highway Scenic Byway.  Stop in and say hello, Alaskans are a friendly group of people, always ready to talk and give you some tid – bit of useful information, don’t be shy, ask about what you don’t know.

Marvin is very proud of his collection of Antique Tractors, the largest collection from just about anywhere!!!!!  Jill loves the animals and can tell you all about each one, like her children they have raised most of them since birth.  Fresh eggs from her chickens and milk and cheese from her goats are juts a few of the surprises you find at this one kind of RV Park and Cafe.

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Pinnacle Mt RV Park & Café: Mile 70 26616 N. Glenn Hwy. Open Year round Breakfast all day lunch & Dinner specials daily & full menu. RV Hook-Ups, Gifts Shop, Antiques, largest antique tractor collection in Alaska. Bathrooms with hot showers, laundry, Petting Zoo with over 100 Animals. Caravans and Trucks welcome.

Call for reservations: 907 746-6531 Email: pinnaclepeak@mtaonline.net

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Mike Marker 69.5  The Lady Bug Greenhouse

IMG_1007 The Lady Bug Greenhouse is a well kept secret among locals, you will find the best in starter plants for your spring gardening projects.  Open only for a few months, she closes by the 1st of June.

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Just before you get to Pinnacle Mt. on the right side of the road traveling east, look for her signs.

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Mile Marker 77

Chickaloon General Store: Near MP 77 on the Glenn Highway. The Chickaloon Historical Room shows photos of the Coal Mining community. Breathtaking views of King & Castle Mountain. Locally owned and operated. Local Alaskan gifts made of fur, fleece, leather, bone, antler, skulls, river rocks & gems. Laundry, showers, propane, gas and everything for your camping, hiking and BBQ needs. Stop in for a snack and a chat! Call 907 746-1801

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Sutton Visitors Center

Email  suttonvisitors@hotmail.com

Web Site  http://visitalaska.wordpress.com

 

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3 Responses to “Pinnacle Mountain”

  1. Roni Kelley Says:

    LOVE YOU GIRL! Wish you would come down for a weekend. Cheap airfares on Alligent Air.

  2. George Misner Says:

    I have been to all these places and I just love the people at the Lady Bug greenhouse. I hope they are all doing well as it has been to long since I’ve seen them.


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