Fairbanks, theInteriorAlaska’sbiggesttown, is famous for various things, such as the University of AlaskaFairbanks, arguably the best in the state, or its long and chilly winters.
SomewherearoundherethemysteriousHААRPishidden in tundra, aColdWarleftover where tremendous efforts had been made to study climate control for military needs. ButthemainthingaboutFairbanksisgold: thistownstillgottheJackLondoncharactersspiritwithitsdistinctiveGoldRushvibe…The town’s motto says it all: the Golden Heart of Alaska.
…we will take a cruise on a hundred years old paddle-wheel steamer down Chena and Tananarivers getting to know the lifestyle of the Athabaskans who had been living on these shores since time immemorial. Thenyoucantryyourluckpanningoutgoldand, finally, wouldsoakyourselfat Chena open air hotsprings under the gorgeous Midnight Sun!
You will spend the night at the Moose Lodge in Chena.