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Ice Fishing Day Tour
"Begin your ice fishing day with pick-up at your Fairbanks accommodation. Let the local guide take the stress out of driving and save on those additional costs. From there you will enjoy a scenic drive to the premier ice fishing spots on selected lakes in acquire the old native skills of ice fishing from an experienced guide.While catching fish in a warm hut on a beautiful lake you can still safely enjoy the brisk clear air and peaceful environment of Interior Alaska: home to some of the best ice fishing this state has to offer.Enjoy a warm cooked fish lunch which (hopefully!) you caught yourself.""""Spend an exciting winter’s day on a frozen lake outside of Fairbanks Alaska. You'll learn native techniques of ice fishing from experienced guides. Test out your new skills and catch your lunch on this unique day experience!"
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Northern Lights and Arctic Circle Day Trip from Fairbanks
"After pickup from your Fairbanks hotel travel to the legendary Arctic Circle where explorers have been venturing for centuries drawn by the power of planet Earth. Stop here to take pictures and receive a 'Cross the Circle Certificate!'Continue past the Trans-Alaska Pipeline one of the world's largest pipelines which stretches over 800 miles (1287 km) across Alaska. Learn about the incredible engineering of this crude oil pipeline and the building process of this epic land-crawling beast. Judge for yourself its impact on the landscape around it.Next
From $225.00
 
Northern Lights and Chena Hot Springs Night Tour from Fairbanks
"Your evening begins at 5pm with pickup from your lodging in Fairbanks. Head approximately 60 miles (100 km) to the Chena Hot Springs Resort. Here you'll have a chance to cool off in the incredible Fairbanks Ice Museum. This building built entirely out of ice boasts a full ice bar and chandeliers built painstakingly out of handcrafted ice.By 8pm you can soak your cares away in the warm and inviting Chena Hot Springs. These hot springs were discovered by natives and early miners and are still enjoyed today. The resort makes use of the first low-temperature binary geothermal power plant built in A begin to look out for the Northern Lights. The Northern Lights is one of the most spectacular natural phenomenons on the planet and on this night tour you will have the chance to see this marvel of nature for yourself. This natural light display is caused by the collision of charged particles with atoms high in the atmosphere
From $190.00

More Things to Do in Fairbanks

Alaskan Pipeline

Visit the famous Alaskan Pipeline which stretches from Pruehoe Bay to Valdez. There is a section North of Fairbanks which you can actually come close, touch and take photos with this amazing structure...
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victorwkf
Sep 07, 2002

Yukon River

You should visit the Yukon River which is a few hours drive north of Fairbanks along the Dalton Highway. Here, you can take a leisurely cruise along one of the longest river in North America &...
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victorwkf
Sep 07, 2002

Snowshoeing!! Go for a spin...

Snowshoeing!! Go for a spin through Creamer's field in winter...if possible, try ski-jouring (of course, you'll need a willing dog to do this).Northern Lights viewing...especially in...
kevinc_40
Aug 26, 2002

Solstice, Shakespeare,...

Solstice, Shakespeare, Midnight, Northern Lights, Hot Springs, Ice ArtSUMMER soltice in fairbanks is like one big party. downtown carnivals, mad sales, like the banana thing at our 'mall', midnight...
angrbotha
Aug 26, 2002

A must see site here are the...

A must see site here are the Ice carvings! People come from all over the world to make and show their talents for ice carvings.The Aurora Borealis is another view you can't miss (litterly) if you are...
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alaska_storm
Aug 26, 2002

There's quite a bit of things...

There's quite a bit of things to do either in or near Fairbanks. Visit UAF (University of Alaska Fairbanks) there is so much to offer there that I don't have room to list it all. Take a hunting trip,...
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SnowAngel
Aug 26, 2002
 
 
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Golf the Northernmost Golf...

Golf the Northernmost Golf Course in AmericaYou can golf all night long, and it's the best time and place anywhere in Alaska to see moose browsing in the wetlands. They come out late, after 10 p.m.,...
hrevans
Aug 26, 2002

In my opinion, the only must...

In my opinion, the only must see activity in Fairbanks other than eating at the Chena Pump House is seeing the University of Alaska museum. The museum features cultural and natural history displays...
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worldtrekker
Aug 25, 2002

A historical trip down the...

A historical trip down the Cheny river. Take a boat excursion to see what life was like in Fairbanks way back in the day. There are old fishing traps and farms still in use today along the way. I took...
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Venturingnow
Aug 25, 2002

University of Alaska Museum

University of Alaska MuseumOne of the top ten tourist destinations in the state.'... with its extensive collection of pioneer relics, Native artifacts, and notable displays of wildlife (Blue Babe, a...
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pamelajoy
Aug 25, 2002

Summer: Riverboat Discovery,...

Summer: Riverboat Discovery, Eldorado Mine, Alaskaland Park,Drive to Denali Park (around 2 hrs one way), Chena Hots Springs, Circle Hot SpringsWinter: Chena Hot Springs (a little over an hour away),...
funnytoes
Aug 24, 2002

Open North American Championship Sled Dog Race

This is an annual event in mid/late March. The teams do three sprints over the course of three days (Friday, Saturday, Sunday) so plenty of chances to stop by and observe!
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liusia
Apr 08, 2011

Museum of the North

A very interesting place to visit. It gives you a interesting, informative insight into life and custom of the first nation.
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Rene48
Oct 01, 2010

Ice sculpture Championships: incredible

"Ice Art Championships"it is incredible. Have to see www.icealaska.com in order to believe. There is also kid's park.On march, every year.
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yaaqov
Oct 13, 2006

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