This place is within the confinements of the Anchorage Municipality. Its location is just between the south of the river Eagle and Ekulutna in the north. In the west of Chugiak is Knik Arm and the mountains of Chugach in the east. The place is quite famous for the Recreational & Shooting Park of Birchwood. An annual competition of state trap and skeet is held here. Residents are employed on a seasonal basis.