Travel Destinations

Rocky landscape over the Savage River in Denali National Park

Savage River Day-hike

The Savage River Loop is a 1.7 mile long well-maintained trail in Denali National Park that begins at the Savage River parking lot. It’s a…
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The entrance of the Museum of the North at the University of Alaska Fairbanks

Museum of the North

Photos and review of the Museum of the North in Fairbanks Alaska. A great place to visit and spend time learning the history and natural…
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Gulkana Glacier Hike

Gulkana Glacier Hike

The Gulkana Glacier area has much to offer, including day-hiking, backpacking or mountaineering expeditions, or just a roadside view of the glacier.
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Boardwalk at Creamer's Field in Fairbanks, Alaska

Creamer’s Field

Creamer’s Field – Migratory Waterfowl Refuge is a 2,200-acre wildlife refuge on a historic (non-operating) dairy farm. It is open to the public for walking…
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Hiking and Backpacking in the Interior

Gorgeous and endless views of the White Mountains from the summit

McManus Mountain Hike

McManus Mountain is an excellent hike through tundra and alpine terrain near the twelve-mile summit off the Steese Highway. The area is covered in wildflowers…
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Mt. Prindle and Wind Chimes, large tors on a ridge

Mt. Prindle via Nome Creek

Trail description and map for a popular 2-3 day hike up Mt. Prindle from Nome Creek in the White Mountain National Recreation Area. Great views…
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Twin Bears Trails

Twin Bears Trails

The Twin Bears Trail is a relatively easy day hike at mile 29.5 Chena Hot Springs Road. The approximately 5-mile hike gains over 1300 ft.…
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