Alaska’s second largest city is a fusion of all Alaska has to offer. A metropolitan area with a rich gold rush history, Fairbanks is a gateway to Northern Alaska experiences and a testament to the pioneering spirit that often defines Alaskans with modern sciences and conveniences in Alaska’s extreme conditions.
Hot Springs, Cool Lights
We finally got to see the northern lights last night and they did not disappoint! After a late night watching the lights, we slept in and started our day with a dip in the hot springs! Ahhhhhh, relaxation at it’s finest!
Gold Dredge No. 8
Looking for a short but sweet way to discover Alaska history and culture? This two-hour adventure includes a ride on the Tanana Valley Railroad, views of Alaskan landmarks such as the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, followed by your very own gold mining experience! Learn about the historic “Gold Dredge 8” before trying your hand at gold panning! A