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Nice facilities for winter recreation at the military installation. Good for beginners and young... read more

Reviewed January 2, 2017
Hector G
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Fun!!

Quick and easy to buy our passes and walk out to the snow tubing area, which is what we came for... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2016
AlaskaOnMyMind
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Reviewed January 3, 2019 via mobile

My family and I had one day in Fairbanks in which we didn’t have plans so we read about winter activities in Fairbanks in local brochure. We wanted to go tubing so we suited up and headed out to the ski area and quickly noticed...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank ElizabethW2021
Reviewed January 2, 2017 via mobile

Nice facilities for winter recreation at the military installation. Good for beginners and young skiers.

Date of experience: January 2017
Thank Hector G
Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

Quick and easy to buy our passes and walk out to the snow tubing area, which is what we came for. It was my first time ever doing anything like that, and I was sort of terrified! But it turned out to be a blast!...More

Date of experience: March 2015
1  Thank AlaskaOnMyMind
Reviewed June 15, 2015 via mobile

Best slope in the Fairbanks area. Affordable ski and board rentals. Not sure if there is another Army base with its own ski slope and lift. Course can become very fast due to low Temps in the winter. Closes down at -20 due to exposure...More

Date of experience: June 2015
5  Thank Eric60826
Reviewed February 24, 2015

We found this gem while visiting Fairbanks in February, we wanted to ski and see snow. As civilian you need to stop by the visitor office to get a pass to the ski resort, allow 30-45 minutes for this (very worth it). You will need...More

Date of experience: February 2015
2  Thank iTravelWow
Reviewed February 14, 2015

I haven't actually made it to this destination yet, but wanted to say that the experience so far is fantastic. Melody worked to find lessons next week (we are flying into Fairbanks from Atlanta, GA). Even though there were no ski instructors avail, there was...More

Date of experience: February 2015
1  Thank MamaDAtlanta_Georgia
Reviewed May 17, 2014

Our ski team had the pleasure of attending the rural state ski and biathlon championships at Birch Hill. The staff was amazing, and the trails were groomed to perfection.

Date of experience: March 2014
Thank nelgnoT
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