Alaska's Historic Fairbanks Exploration Inn

Address: 505 Illinois St, Fairbanks, Alaska, 99701-2946, United States | B&B
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This B&B, located on 505 Illinois St, Fairbanks, is near Ice Museum, Mt. Healy Overlook Trail, Manley Hot Springs, and Eagle Summit.
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Travel Blogs from Fairbanks

A few hours to Fairbanks and then the 'Riverboat'

A travel blog entry by pamandpete on Sep 02, 2015

2 comments, 22 photos

... the bus. We've travelled on enough buses and certainly know the drill!

Our trip was pleasant. The changing colours of the trees on the mountains is spectacular. It is a lovely time to visit Alaska. Alex talked about the different species of trees. The Aspen, Birch, Poplar, Black and Red Spruce. Then he explained to us about the areas affected by permafrost, this being the reason the growth of the Spruce trees were so stunted. We heard more about ...

Sunshine in Alaska!!!

A travel blog entry by goldsack on Aug 05, 2015

37 photos

... br> We managed to book two nights camping in the park at Savage Creek. Walking over an alpine trail during the first afternoon provided good viewing of Dall Sheep, Mountain Squirrels and Moose. Next day we took the bus to Eielson Interpretive Centre deep inside the park. Unfortunately the weather remained cloudy and Mount Denali (McKinley) remained hidden. The way was still enjoyable for its wildlife viewing and walking. ...

~~Chena River Discovery Tour~~

A travel blog entry by mimiparis on Jul 27, 2015

8 photos

... running kennel in Alaska.

All passengers disembarked for an hour at the Chena Indian Village, a replica of an Athabascan Indian village. The village was beautiful...and awe I cannot even imagine how these strong peoples survived...and such a harsh environment!

Although, kitschy is not all! This kitsch was rich!


A day at Alaskaland - Pioneer Park

A travel blog entry by majorme on Jul 26, 2015

28 photos

... animals. An amazing place which gave you an idea of the ingenuity and toughness of native Alaskans.

We ate lunch there as well, we shared a loaded baked potato and a brisket BBQ sandwich from a place called "More Than Just Cupcakes"! Guess what they had for dessert? Afterword we discovered another place specializing in Greek lunches, maybe next time.

Still at Wainwright

A travel blog entry by majorme on Jul 24, 2015

3 comments, 2 photos

... cooker, Cajun or Original. I buy a mixed pint. They were pretty hot, temperature and spicy, but pretty good. You could also buy a gallon of them canned in water for $9.99.

Our new spot is empty when we get back so we move over there and when Sue goes to start the Element to move it here, dead as a doornail! Nothing left on, just died. She gets the camp host to jump her (battery that is) and they can hardly find the ...

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