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Running Reindeer Ranch

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OPEN BY APPOINTMENT ONLY, NO DROP-INS ACCOMMODATED. PLEASE CALL FIRST. Enjoy a walk through the boreal forest of Alaska with our curious and gentle reindeer. Olive, Jasper, Rufus, Daisy, Buttercup, Margarita and Rocket will be your guides as you...more
Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
1470 Ivans Aly, Goldstream Valley, Fairbanks, AK 99709-6161
+1 907-455-4998
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Reviewed 2 days ago

One of the best experiences we've ever done! My husband and I both loved Jane and her reindeers. Walking with them through the forest, having reindeer frolic freely around you is very special. Jane absolutely loves her animals and her reindeer enthusiasm is catching. The...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank zoeraissakis
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Probably one of the top highlights of our 12 days in Alaska and my daughter came across it at the last minute. Jane, Doug and Elsa provided the most exceptional educational and magical experience. You can certainly tell reindeer have become their passion. I can’t...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank LV2TRVLDoylestown_Pa
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Very unusual tour, that you should not miss when visiting Fairbanks. Very educational one, fun observing the herd and their actions

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Louis S
Reviewed 4 days ago

Nowhere else in the world will you get this experience! Jane is genuine and the reindeer are fascinating. Jane captivates you with her family’s story. This tour is highly educational and not at all boring or dry. The way Jane presents the information keeps you...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Y1834KBchrisj
Reviewed 4 days ago

We had so much fun interacting with all the Reindeers...Even Jasper!! LOL This makes for a great little day trip! Kids of ALL ages will love it! We learned so much about them and we got to feed them too! I highly recommend coming for...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Michelle M
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

It was the best trip and we would go again. The kids loved it. Guide was informative. We loved every bit of it.

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank Journey35945
Reviewed 1 week ago

We got a 3rd day in Fairbanks due to United cancelling our flight and decided to do this tour. It was drizzling initially and Jane had arranged for ponchos for all. Jane goes about her journey in detail and you can see her passion for...More

Date of experience: July 2019
Thank goastros
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was by far one of our best experiences in Fairbanks. The reindeer are adorable as is the pristine setting of the ranch. I would definetaly recommend a trip to the Reindeer ranch.

Date of experience: October 2018
Thank markaykoontz
Reviewed 1 week ago

When I finished the tour with my 15 year old and 12 year old grandsons, the first thing they said as we got in the car was "I want to do this again!" I totally agree with that sentiment. Jane has designed the tour with...More

Date of experience: August 2019
Thank alaskamaggie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Jane prepared the visit very well, we were even informed in advance about a detour (road works). From the very first moment we felt that the care of the Reindeers as well as the contact with nature takes place with a lot of passion. Listening...More

Date of experience: July 2019
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November 18, 2018|
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Response from MamaGrumpy | Reviewed this property |
They have a minimum number of people to do a walk with the reindeer. Hubby and I were placed in a larger group of about 15-18. Perhaps you were the first to book on a certain date and there weren't any others interested in... More
August 19, 2018|
Response from Doug T | Property representative |
We try to limit the group to 20. We have a 4 person minimum.
April 2, 2018|
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Response from RunningReindeer | Property representative |
Sorry to just be responding, I just saw this. I’m glad you appreciated our helpers! I too am grateful for them! Depending on the day you came they could have been Alex, the UAF student who grew up the road, Jan, a friend... More