Rollerblading Trails Anchorage AK

Local resource for rollerblading trails in Anchorage. Includes detailed information on local businesses that provide access to walking trails, hiking trails, cycling trails, and skiing trails, as well as advice and content on trail skating and trail skating safety.

Alaska Exercise Center
(907) 561-4641
712 W 36th Ave
Anchorage, AK
 
Greatland Martial Arts Center
(907) 344-2000
7521 Old Seward Hwy
Anchorage, AK
 
Inner Dance Yoga Studio
(907) 248-1965
2610 Spenard Rd
Anchorage, AK
 
Yoga Motion Fitness
(907) 562-2273
3565 Arctic Blvd.
Anchorage, AK
 
Champ Tae Kwon Do
(907) 230-4907
113 W Northern Lights Blvd
Anchorage, AK
 
World Gym
(907) 646-8686
2700 A St Suite B
Anchorage, AK
 
Yoga Motion Fitness
(907) 562-2273
3565 Arctic Blvd.Anchorage
, AK
 
Gracie Barra Alaska
(907) 562-0902
401 W International Airport Rd Suite 25
Anchorage, AK
 
Warrior Scholar Kenpo Karate
(907) 349-7846
5841 Arctic Blvd
Anchorage, AK
 
Slender You Figure Salon
(907) 770-2600
4240 Old Seward Highway Suite
Anchorage, AK
 

Eight Rules for Safe Trail Skating

By Greg Major

Skaters sharing trail with bike rider

Skaters share a beach path with a cyclist in Long Beach.
Photo: Darlene Prois

 

With the skating season upon us, skaters everywhere will be heading outdoors again ... but so will millions of bikers, runners, walkers, dogs ... and who knows what else.

To help you navigate the hazards, here are some tips for skating on multi-use paths and trails.

1) Always wear a helmet. I am amazed when I see skaters decked out in every pad known to man but with nothing on their noggins.

Remember: Road rash heals, but a good bump on the head could cause you to eat with a straw for the rest of your life.

2) Don't expect others to make room for you. Everybody believes they are the king of the road. Be prepared to make room for trail hogs. And while you're at it, set a good example by making room for others.

3) Be polite. Let people know before you pass by calling out, "On your left." And don't expect people to get out of your...

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