Top 12 Things to do in Fairbanks, Alaska

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Angel Rocks Hiking Excursion by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Explore the wonderful wilderness of Interior Alaska on the Angel Rocks Trail inside the Chena River State Recreation Area. This moderate 3. 5-mile (5. 6-km) hike, led by a helpful guide, offers splendid views of granite formations, lush vegetation, and... Read More

Categories: Land Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours

$160
per person

Aurora Chaser by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Leave the light pollution of Fairbanks and the North Pole in search of the mystifying Aurora Borealis. Ride in a comfortable shuttle van as your professional guide escorts you to the Alaskan wilderness for the best views of the Northern... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

6 hours

$225
per person

Chena Hot Springs Winter Tour by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Discover the best of interior Alaska with a guided excursion to the splendid Chena Hot Springs Resort with an opportunity to relax in the invigorating waters. Venture to the Aurora Ice Museum to appreciate the works of art from resident... Read More

$145
per person

Chena Lakes Snowshoe Tour by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Strap on a pair of snowshoes and embark on a journey over the snow covered trails and frozen lakes in the Chena Lake Recreation Area. Bring your family and friends along on this leisurely tour through a winter wonderland for... Read More

$45
per person

Dog Sledding Adventure by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Take a joy ride on an Alaskan dog sled pulled by thoroughbred huskies around the outskirts of Fairbanks and North Pole. Then slow down for a chance to interact with the dogs and pose for a photo as your professional... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Winter Activities

1 hour

$120
per person

Full-Day Arctic Circle Excursion with Lunch by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Experience the pristine natural beauty of Interior Alaska with an unforgettable day trip to the Arctic Circle. On your journey, ride along the Dalton Highway, travel over the formidable Yukon River, and learn about the Trans-Alaska Pipeline with the guidance... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

13 hours

$200
per person

Full-Day Arctic Circle Winter Excursion by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Embark on a full-day excursion to the Arctic Circle for a chance to see the Northern Lights dance across the evening sky. Learn about the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, which parallels the route, and stop at Finger Mountain for fascinating insights from... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

14 hours

$225
per person

Full-Day Chena River Canoe Trip by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Leave the city behind and head to the Chena Lakes Recreation Area to enjoy a tranquil canoe trip on the river. The serenity of the lush landscape surrounding the still river creates a relaxing wilderness escape. To top off the... Read More

$210
per person

Half-Day Fairbanks Heritage Tour by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Spend the day engrossing yourself in Alaska’s fascinating heritage with this journey through the interior region’s culture and history. Tour museums, including the Morris Thompson Cultural and Visitors Center and Museum of the North, as well as the Alyeska Pipeline.... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing

5 hours 30 minutes

$105
per person

Learn to Ice Fish by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Step out of your comfort zone to learn how to drill through ice and fish atop a frozen lake with the guidance of a seasoned expert. Gain first-hand knowledge on how natives survive the Alaskan winter while maintaining wildlife conservation... Read More

Categories: Tours & Sightseeing, Winter Activities

4 hours

$120
per person

Northern Lights Tour at the Murphy Dome by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Escape the city lights of Fairbanks and North Pole with a short ride to Murphy Dome Air Force Station for optimal views of the Aurora Borealis. Witness ruby and emerald waves of light dance across the sky as your tour... Read More

Categories: Adventures, Tours & Sightseeing

4 hours 30 minutes

$95
per person

Snowmobile Tour of Chena Lakes by Alaska Wildlife Guide
Venture out on a snowmobile to explore the frozen rivers and snow covered mountains surrounding Fairbanks for a true winter wonderland experience. A professional guide leads you across the Chena Lake Recreation Area through well maintained trails to revel in... Read More

$120
per person

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