Highlights / General details
Fly north from Fairbanks and wonder at the story of the vast and remote land below. Witness remnants of the gold mining that continues nearly 100 years after the yellow metal first brought newcomers rushing north. Fly over the expansive Yukon River Valley. Thrill at the excitement of crossing the Arctic Circle. Experience the rugged and magnificent Brooks Mountain Range as the flight route passes just south of the Gates of the Arctic National Park. Participate in a ceremonious Arctic Circle landing at a wilderness community on the Middle Fork Koyukuk River and receive an official Arctic Circle Adventure® Certificate. Enjoy an orientation and learn the fascinating story of the surrounding Brooks Range wilderness. View the Trans-Alaska Pipeline, symbolizing the immense changes brought to Alaska’s Arctic just over 30 years ago. Bask in the long light of the Midnight Sun on the return flight to Fairbanks.
Food and Beverages.
Hotel pickup and drop off.
Hours of operation
Available May 15 – September 15
1:00pm and 7:00pm.
Early Air Adventure June - August
Departs at 7:00am
Tour is approximately 5-6 hours.
Departure point: 3820 University Ave, just beyond the Flight Control Tower.
Guests are responsible for their own transportation to and from the departure location.
This tour experience requires a minimum of 4 people to depart.
Complete information, including local telephone numbers at your destination, will be included on your Confirmation Voucher.
Since travel in Alaska's Arctic can be unpredictable so can departure times.
**All information requested must be supplied or booking is subject to automatic cancellation**