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Winter Sports

Northern Lights, Skiing, Snowboarding, Snowshoeing, Ice Climbing, Ice Fishing

Alaska’s winter season is the perfect playground for winter sports of all types. Winter is the ideal time to spot the northern lights which can be combined with more active sports for an adrenaline-filled winter break! From Nordic skiing to alpine skiing, from snowshoeing to snowboarding, from ice fishing to ice climbing, we’ve got it all! Alaskans just love to get out in the snow and run, hike, ski and climb. With a winter which spans October to March, why would you live here otherwise? If you like winter sports, you’ve come to the right place.

Check out the fun you can have on an Alaska winter vacation:


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Bettles Lodge Winter Adventure

Fly from Fairbanks across the great interior region of Alaska landing 35 miles across the Arctic Circle in the remote outpost of Bettles. The area surrounding Bettles boasts the most clear weather days in the entire State, and sits... Browse tour

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Ice Fishing Day Tour from Fairbanks

Today you will be picked up from your Fairbank’s hotel for a full day of guided Alaska lake ice fishing. Learn traditional Alaska Native skills and techniques for ice fishing from experienced ice fishing guides. While catching fish in... Browse tour

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green aurora over a resort surrounded by snow and spruce trees

Alaska Winter Wonders Tour

Exploring Alaska in winter is easy, a great value. Start with a few nights at a luxurious hotel in the village of Girdwood, then travel aboard the Alaska Railroad Aurora Winter Train from Anchorage to Fairbanks. This unique train... Browse tour

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Iditarod Starting Line Event

On this day tour from Anchorage, experience the official start of the world famous Iditarod Sled Dog Race. Every year hundreds of people come out to line the streets of Willow Lake just north of Anchorage for the start... Browse tour

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