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Alaska Public Lands Information Center

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Address: Fairbanks, AK
Description: Downtown area resource center for those interested in visiting...
Downtown area resource center for those interested in visiting recreational areas.
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Part of Fairbanks

This is just part of the Fairbanks, AK Welcome, Information, local Museum, etc, building. Probably of interest to hikes and backcounty adventure folks.

5 of 5 starsReviewed May 17, 2015
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Titusville, Florida
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Titusville, Florida
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163 reviews 163 reviews
57 attraction reviews
71 helpful votes 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2015

This is just part of the Fairbanks, AK Welcome, Information, local Museum, etc, building. Probably of interest to hikes and backcounty adventure folks.

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Tualatin, Or.
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

I felt it ruin the beautiful view. As I talked to local people, they are not happy about it. It sticks out like a sore thumb. Why would we do this to such beautiful land.

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Fairbanks, Alaska, United States
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64 reviews 64 reviews
33 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2015

This is a great place to go to get information about the Federal Alaska Public Lands. The Rangers and Staff are all excellent speakers, enthusiastic about their work, and have a lot of great material to inform the tourist about the Public Lands. There is much to be learned which you might not expect. I would rate this as five... More 

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Mebane, North Carolina
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16 reviews 16 reviews
10 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

The Public Lands info center is a great place for visiting educators. Lots of info is available that can be used in the classroom when studying US history, Alaska, the arctic, national parks and more. The staff is very helpful if you are planning backpacking/hiking trips in public use areas. They also have well designed informational displays about different regions... More 

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Alaska
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 24, 2014

Let's see alaskan life in the bush. Life along the rivers. Great videos. Helpful staff. Also visitor center to get information on places to stay, visit, eat etc.

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Houston, Texas
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148 reviews 148 reviews
79 attraction reviews
91 helpful votes 91 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

The title says information center, and that is truly one of the things that is there. There are plenty of personnel to help you with things to do and to see in Alaska. The other thing that is here is a pretty good museum as well. Of course, it is all about Alaska. It is very well done. There are... More 

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Kabul
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43 reviews 43 reviews
16 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 28, 2014

I thought i'd jump in quickly for a map! LoL - the friendly ladies was well informed on all the questions and information sharing! Printed matter on everything - and more!, if ANY questions on the region and Fairbanks, thats the place! Well worth the visit!

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Northborough, Massachusetts
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330 reviews 330 reviews
77 attraction reviews
191 helpful votes 191 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 9, 2013

We always stop by to get information for our canoe trips in Alaska. If the staff don't have the information, they will provide you with contact phone numbers. There are also interesting movies available, a nice little museum, and lots of brochures.

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North Richland Hills, Texas
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43 reviews 43 reviews
13 attraction reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 22, 2012

In the Morris Thompson Cultural center. have numerous brochures & personnel are more than willing to answer any questions no matter how trivial. Apparently have good maps for back-country expeditions(we do not hike, so only glanced at them).

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Edwardsville, Illinois
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79 reviews 79 reviews
19 attraction reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2012

An excellent visitor center with a nice museum. Enough tourist info to cover the entire state. The visitor center I have ever seen

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