Tanana Lakes Rec Area opening this week

FAIRBANKS- The Borough Parks and Rec is opening a new public space, which they say will be a great addition to Fairbanks. The Tanana Lakes Recreation Area has been in development for years and the borough will open its gates this Friday. Tanana Lakes is free to the public and now offers a sandy beach and safe swimming area, charcoal grills, and boat a launch with a dock in the middle.

Tanana Lakes Rec area is located at the End of South Cushman and to celebrate the grand opening, the borough will host a party from 5 to 8pm on Friday. After Friday, the lakes will be open 6 am until 11pm.