Day Nine: Fairbanks & Alyeska Pipeline
Today is at your leisure in the Grand Denali National Park. Many guests love the Visitor’s Center and all it has to offer. From Alaskan movies, guided ranger hikes, ranger talks, dog sled demonstrations, to shopping. Get out there and enjoy the great trail system in the park, starting at the Visitors Center.
Discover the Muir Science Center and the great geology and wildlife of the park. A café is available right next to the Park Visitor Center as well as theater, bookstore and more. These are all included in your package. (Consider adding one of the optional adventures listed below:)
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ATV 4-Wheeler Adventure
UPGRADE $115.00 Per Person SINGLE UNIT
$125.00 Per Person COVERED SINGLE UNIT
$225.00 DOUBLE COVERED UNIT (2PP)
$325.00 TRIPLE COVERED UNIT (3PP)
Midnight Sun Golf
Tee Times 7 AM – Sunset Black Diamond is a Challenging Course with Alaskan Hazards, such as a tundra marsh or the occasional moose hoof print.
It’s a relatively short course which makes it accessible and fun for any style of play and the course design makes for a quick round, which can fit into almost any travel schedule. See you on the greens!
UPGRADE $95.00 Per Person (Not Available on May Departures)
Denali Horseback Ride
Enjoy a fantastic 2 hour horseback riding adventure in Denali National Park. Come ride into some of the most spectacular backcountry in the world, under the midnight sun of Alaska’s north!
Horseback tour includes:
- Transportation to & from site
- Experienced wrangler/guide
- Gentle horses
- Riding helmets & gloves are available
You need to bring:
- Appropriate clothing (no shorts)
- Boots or shoes (no sandals)
- Camera and a sense of adventure
- Extra layer & rain gear are recommended
UPGRADE $199.00 Per Person (Limited to 5 Guests per tour)
Upon your return, there will still be time to clean up and then have some leisure time in Denali National Park on your own. After all your morning adventures, at 1 PM, gather for lunch (meal not included) before continuing on to Fairbanks.
Departing the Denali area, a scenic drive to Fairbanks envelops your early afternoon. Stops will be provided for photographic opportunities, continued views of Mt. McKinley and the Tanana Valley. Upon arriving in Fairbanks, a brief tour of the Alyeska Pipeline, including historic facts and implementation of this significant icon of Alaskan development. Following this visit, a dinner stop will be provided at a locals favorite restaurant in Fairbanks. Then it is off to your comfy accommodations for a relaxing evening. Overnight in Fairbanks**.
View our preferred accommodations for this area:
Fairbanks Area Lodging