Chandalar Ranch

5804 Chena Hotsprings Road, Fairbanks, Alaska, United States | Hostel
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Travel Blogs from Fairbanks

Early Morning Wake Up

A travel blog entry by boysplus


What a day!!! We were all really tired last night so decided to hit the sack fairly early. The Aurora forecast wasn't very good but the sky was clear so I thought there might be a chance that it would turn up We had been told that you can see it from the front deck of the house that we rented so I thought I would set my camera up on time lapse just in case. Fortunately I had taken the time to figure out my remote ...

We Chased The Auroras and The Clouds Chased Us!

A travel blog entry by dixiej


... at 4:00 PM so it's dark. Do you know where your aurora are? Well. We found ours. Sure enough. Leaving North Pole and heading back to the lodge, we turned north on Nordale Road and wow! There it was. Glowing in a sky that believe it or not, had stars!

The excitement builds. We're running back to the lodge, grabbing our gear, and heading north on the Steese before our food even began to process. We never gave ...

Day 81 - Fairbanks Alaska

A travel blog entry by trojakstravels

... the room. We are far from home and when we are away, we like to spend every second soaking up the culture, environment and beauty of an area. However… experiencing a little bit of home can be just perfect! Monday night football and the Philadelphia Eagles are playing. We had so much fun watching out team on the television. It was “Monday Night” football but it was more afternoon for us as the time 4 p.m. – 7 p.m. ...

Relaxing in Fairbanks

A travel blog entry by sandyhart


... guests saw the aurora at 2:30 am). I saw the aurora as I cam in from the airport but it was a low yellow/green band low in the sky mostly obscured by low clouds and dimmed by the light from a full moon. (Sadly, my attempt to photograph either one were dismal failures!)
The Museum of the North is wonderful; all sorts of interesting exhibits about Alaska animals, minerals, and so on. I was particularly interested in the section that described the “land ...

Hot n Cold! Chena Hot Springs

A travel blog entry by beadledove


... crosses the river and adjacent streams numerous times along the way, and it is a beautiful clear stretch of water, not cloudy like the glacial rivers.

Chena Hot Springs Resort sits at the end of the road. It consists of several pools, indoor and out, thermal energy displays, hot houses, rv park, inn and conference center and an ice carving museum. Plenty to keep us busy for an afternoon and evening.

We start out with a tour of the Aurora ...

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