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Guided Fairbanks Snowmobile Tour

Available from Nov 10

Guided Fairbanks Snowmobile Tour

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Zip around by snowmobile on the outskirts of the North Pole during a 1-hour guided tour near Fairbanks. Your guide provides driving instructions and practice time before you head out past the Alaska Pipeline and through snow-covered forests. You'll ride in comfort on a 2018 Ski Doo luxury touring snowmobile that accommodates one or two riders, and has heated handgrips and electric start. Look for Alaska's native wildlife including moose, fox, snowshoe hare, ptarmigan, grouse, and squirrels. Includes experienced guide, and use of snowmobile and weatherproof clothing.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$104.00
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US$104.00
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Fairbanks Snowmobile Adventure from North Pole

Available from Dec 1

Fairbanks Snowmobile Adventure from North Pole

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Speed through winter landscapes on this snowmobile adventure in North Pole. Follow an expert guide into the Chena Lakes Recreation area on remote mountain trails leading you across frozen lakes and rivers, and keep an eye out for wildlife. Then, park the snowmobile and wind down your adrenaline with a warm beverage, along with some snacks.
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$95.00
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US$95.00
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Dog Sledding and Mushing Experience

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Dog Sledding and Mushing Experience

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Travel like an Alaskan—aboard a dogsled—during this dogsledding and mushing experience in Fairbanks. Hop aboard and hold on to be towed by energetic dogs down five miles (eight kilometers) of snowy trails with your private party. You can help drive the team with voice commands, as your guide supervises from the back of the sled.
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  • 45 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$80.77
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Fairbanks Ice Fishing Expedition in a Heated Cabin with Fish Cookout

Available from Nov 10

Fairbanks Ice Fishing Expedition in a Heated Cabin with Fish Cookout

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Go ice fishing in Alaska at a remote spot outside the city of Fairbanks with a guide who provides fishing gear and tips. Stay warm in a cozy heated cabin next to the frozen lake, and snack on reindeer sausage on buns, and fresh grilled fish (that you catch). Includes use of fishing gear and cabin, guide, and refreshments.
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  • 4 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$149.00
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US$149.00
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Quick and Easy Ice Fishing at Chena Lake

Available from Sunday

Quick and Easy Ice Fishing at Chena Lake

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Get a quick introduction to the Alaskan tradition of ice fishing in the Chena Lakes Recreation Area. Your guides provide all the necessary equipment—rod, bait, heated shelters, underwater cameras—and serve a grilled fish dinner once the fishing is done. You can fish from the heated cabins and shelters, or move outside to try your hand in the open elements.
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  • 3 hours
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US$132.06
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US$132.06

1-hour Winter Dog Sledding in Fairbanks

Available from Dec 15

1-hour Winter Dog Sledding in Fairbanks

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Enjoy Alaska’s winter landscapes with a team of happy hounds speeding you through across snowy fields. On this dog-mushing adventure from Fairbanks, learn about the popular sport and what it takes to lead a team of dogs. Then take the reins of the dog sled and pull! Enjoy an hour-long thrilling ride before you warm up in a cozy cabin. Hotel transport included.
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  • 1 hour
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US$174.00
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US$174.00

Northern Lights Murphy Dome Viewing in Fairbanks

Available from Dec 15

Northern Lights Murphy Dome Viewing in Fairbanks

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Capture the photos of the Northern Lights that you have been dreaming of on this guided night trip to the Murphy Dome from Fairbanks. One of the tallest peaks in the region, Murphy Dome provides one of the best vantage points to witness the Aurora Borealis. Watch the night sky blaze with color while savoring a hot beverage. Hotel transport included.
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  • 5 hours
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US$100.00
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US$100.00

Aurora Northern Lights Photography Workshop & Tour

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Aurora Northern Lights Photography Workshop & Tour

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Many tours take travelers to spot the northern lights, but few do so with a photographer and professional grade cameras and equipment. This tour, which takes you to a carefully selected location outside of Fairbanks, does just that. Rent a camera, tripod, lenses, and spend at least three hours taking photos of the lights phenomenon.
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  • 6 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$269.00
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US$269.00
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Northern Lights Viewing including Dinner and 1-Hour Dog Sledding

Available from Dec 15

Northern Lights Viewing including Dinner and 1-Hour Dog Sledding

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Treat yourself to the complete Alaskan experience: A team of happy hounds speeds you through snowy scenery and then you’re whisked off to an off-the-grid cabin for a delicious home-cooked meal. Learn what it takes to lead a team of dogs before hopping on a sled for an hour-long run. After dinner, face the cabin’s large north-facing windows and marvel at aurora borealis, while savoring a warm beverage.
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  • 6 hours
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US$285.00
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US$285.00

Northern Lights Viewing at Murphy Dome

Available from Nov 2

Northern Lights Viewing at Murphy Dome

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Watch the Northern Lights from Murphy Dome, one of the best viewing spots around Fairbanks. During your tour, your guide shares informative commentary about the Northern Lights (aka Aurora Borealis) and other natural wonders of Alaska. Hear about the history of the former Air Force Station on Murphy Dome, and keep warm with complimentary hot beverages and snacks. Includes hotel pickup and drop-off in Fairbanks.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$95.00
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US$95.00
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Arctic Circle Aurora Fly Drive Adventure - Southbound

Available from Nov 3

Arctic Circle Aurora Fly Drive Adventure - Southbound

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Experience two of Alaska's highlights—the Arctic Circle and Aurora Borealis—on a 15-hour tour by air and car from Fairbanks. Spend the day exploring the Arctic Circle, starting with a flight from Fairbanks to Coldfoot. Receive an official Arctic Circle Adventure Certificate, and travel south along the Dalton Highway past landmarks like the Trans-Alaska Pipeline and Yukon River. In the evening, stop in the town of Joy, Alaska to watch the Aurora Borealis. Includes guide, live commentary, and round-trip transportation from Fairbanks.
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
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US$509.00
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US$509.00

Arctic Circle and Northern Lights Tour from Fairbanks

Available from Nov 2

Arctic Circle and Northern Lights Tour from Fairbanks

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Go far off the beaten track on this small-group tour that takes you along one of the world's most isolated roads. Travel into the Alaskan wilderness along the Dalton Highway from Fairbanks to the edge of the Arctic Circle. On the way back, keep your eyes peeled for the Northern Lights.
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  • 14 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$225.00
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US$225.00
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Snowshoe Alaska Wilderness Adventure

Available from Dec 31

Snowshoe Alaska Wilderness Adventure

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Marvel at Alaska’s dazzling winter landscapes in complete silence with this snowshoe excursion along the Tanana River trails. Grab a pair of snowshoes and hiking poles and make your way through the pristine tundra and forest with a guide, taking in a historic Alaskan village and learning about the local flora and fauna along the way. Cap off your adventure with a warm cup of cocoa and homemade cookies.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$95.00
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US$95.00

Northern Lights Lodge Viewing in Fairbanks

Available from Dec 15

Northern Lights Lodge Viewing in Fairbanks

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Witness the magical phenomenon of the Northern Lights from inside a warm lodge located far from city lights. An informative guide explains the science behind the dancing lights streaming across the night sky. Bring along your camera and capture this once-in-a-lifetime experience. Hotel transport from Fairbanks included.
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  • 5 hours
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US$120.00
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US$120.00

Northern Lights and Arctic Circle Day Trip from Fairbanks

Available from Dec 16

Northern Lights and Arctic Circle Day Trip from Fairbanks

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How many people can say they’ve crossed the Arctic Circle? Experience the landscapes of a lifetime on this full-day guided trip from Fairbanks and see the Northern Lights. Journey through Alaskan wilderness aboard comfortable transport, and take a stroll along the Yukon River. On a high plateau of Finger Mountain, spot wildlife such as foxes, moose and bears. On the way back, witness the splendor of Aurora Borealis.
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  • 14 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$225.00
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US$225.00
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Ice Fishing Day Tour

Available from Dec 1

Ice Fishing Day Tour

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Catch your lunch during this ice-fishing tour from Fairbanks. Experienced guides take you from your hotel along a scenic drive to a prime fishing location at a frozen lake. Pick up traditional fishing techniques and then cast your luck into the water. Admire the Alaskan wilderness and finish the outing with a warm, cooked lunch of freshly-caught fish.
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  • 7 hours
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US$250.21
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US$250.21

1-Hour Snowmachine Tour

Available from Nov 9

1-Hour Snowmachine Tour

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The 1-hour tour is a great ride for beginners or experienced riders who are looking for a shorter ride. Our heated facility is located on the road to Chena Hot Springs Resort so you can plan a tour either on your way up the Hot Springs or on your way back. There is nothing like the Hot Springs after time in the outdoors! You'll glide through the Alaska forest and experience Alaska in the winter as few can do. See the birch groves intermixed with aspen, encounter black spruce trees followed by white spruce and visually see the difference. Watch the sun at noon just above the horizon and enjoy the remarkable beauty the low angle of the sun creates. Ride under a blue sky which you might not of known can get so blue. Welcome to Alaska in the winter!
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  • 1 hour
  • Free Cancellation
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US$145.00
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US$145.00
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Chena Hot Springs Aurora Tour from Fairbanks

Available from Dec 5

Chena Hot Springs Aurora Tour from Fairbanks

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The otherworldly Northern Lights, or Aurora Borealis, is one of the earth’s greatest wonders. On this tour from Fairbanks, you’ll take in ice sculptures at the Aurora Ice Museum. Next, you’re treated to a dinner of Alaskan-fresh catch, followed by a soak in the warm waters of Chena Hot Springs. Then head to a mushing co-op to hang out in a yurt or the snow while searching for the Northern Lights.
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  • 12 hours
  • Taking safety measures
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US$297.44
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Arctic Circle Day Trip from Fairbanks with Lunch

Available from May 10

Arctic Circle Day Trip from Fairbanks with Lunch

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Bundle up and embark on this small-group tour from Fairbanks — limited to just nine people — that takes you to the Arctic Circle, Earth’s northernmost circle of latitude, where the sky is completely dark or light all day. Aboard a climate-controlled van, cruise along the Dalton Highway, cross the Yukon River and then enjoy lunch in the arctic landscape. Learn about the indigenous Eskimo culture in the region, and take home incredible pictures, as well an official Arctic Circle certificate. Hotel transport is included.
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  • 12 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$200.00
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Aurora Borealis Viewing and Ice Fishing Adventure

Available from Nov 20

Aurora Borealis Viewing and Ice Fishing Adventure

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While visiting Fairbanks, take part in two great Alaska activities: ice fishing and aurora borealis viewing. Travel outside the city into the mountains to go ice fishing and look for the aurora borealis. Your home base is a cozy heated cabin where you can sip hot cocoa and snack on grilled fresh fish that you catch, or reindeer sausage. Hope to get a good look at the aurora borealis (northern lights) on a tour that includes use of fishing gear, refreshments, and guide.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$219.00
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US$219.00
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Arctic Circle Full-Day Adventure from Fairbanks

Available from May 15

Arctic Circle Full-Day Adventure from Fairbanks

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Enjoy adventures away from Fairbanks as you discover the beautiful landscapes of the Alaskan wilderness. Walk along the thundering Yukon River, and hike above the tree line of Finger Mountain for gorgeous views. At the Arctic Circle take a commemorative photo, and learn about the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, one of the world’s largest pipelines. Enjoy live commentary and hotel transport on this full-day tour.
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  • 1 hour 50 minutes
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US$200.00
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US$200.00

Chena Hot Springs Day Tour from Fairbanks

Available from May 15

Chena Hot Springs Day Tour from Fairbanks

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Get a kick out of the Fairbanks Ice Museum and then revitalize your mind and body at Chena Hot Springs on this day trip from Fairbanks. Enjoy a guided tour of the museum filled with displays of ice sculptures, and then warm up at Chena Hot Springs. Surrounded by beautiful Alaskan scenery, immerse yourself in thermal pools of water that soothe sore muscles and aching backs. Enjoy several hours of free time at the rustic lodge resort. Hotel transport included.
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  • 7 hours
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US$145.00
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US$145.00

Snowshoe Tour at Chena Lakes

Available from Dec 1

Snowshoe Tour at Chena Lakes

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Escape to a winter wonderland at the Chena Lakes Recreation Area on this snowshoe tour from Fairbanks. As a guide takes you over snow-covered trails at a leisurely pace, watch for wildlife such as moose, birds, snowshoe hare, and foxes. Explore forests and frozen lakes in this tranquil environment, and hear the sound of your snowshoes crunching softly in the snow. This is a perfect budget-friendly activity for the family.
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  • 1 hour 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$45.00
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US$45.00
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Guided Full-Day Fishing Excursion in Fairbanks

Available from May 18

Guided Full-Day Fishing Excursion in Fairbanks

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Cast your rod for northern pike, Arctic grayling and other fish that call Interior Alaska home on this full-day fishing trip from Fairbanks. An in-the-know guide takes you to excellent fishing locations and shows you how to fish with fly and spinning rods. Pick up fishing techniques, soak up the peaceful Alaskan scenery and enjoy lunch on shore. Hotel transport is included on this family-friendly outing. 
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  • 10 hours
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US$272.29
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