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Jan 17, 2019
“Fantastic Experience in Wintertime”
Aug 20, 2018
“Interesting stop”
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Reviewed January 17, 2019

Took a tour to this very isolated location some 65 miles north of Fairbanks to view the Northern Lights. Not recommended to drive to in the winter, let the professional tour drivers do the work! Great location to view the Northern Lights

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Dwight C
Reviewed August 20, 2018

Great rest/pee stop for our bus trip to the arctic Circle. Good way to learn how true Alaskans manage to live up there year round. Bathroom is an outhouse. all power comes from a gasoline generator. The owners must be wonderful people because over the...More

Date of experience: June 2018
Thank JohnandJaneS
Reviewed January 27, 2018

We traveled here as part of another adventure to see the Northern Lights. While I was unimpressed with the tour we went on, I was impressed with this little store. This place was originally set up as a lemon aid stand along the highway. The...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank TravelerCory
Reviewed August 6, 2017

Stopped here for a pit stop on our Arctic Circle Tour. A unique place with lots of Tshirt, Alaskan items, snacks, etc. Coffee always ready. Attendant was super nice and friendly. Is in a rustic Alaskan cabin that is so cute. Bathrooms are outhouses, which...More

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank sunni014
Reviewed July 15, 2017

Stop for coffee, muffins, whatever. Great t-shirts and hats and souvenirs. Clean outhouses. Lovely lady owns this place and you feel like you are sitting in her living room, all nice and cozy.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank DonnaSebastian
Reviewed May 20, 2017 via mobile

Loved the fancy outhouses w directions for use. Got my souvenir sweatshirt there. Nice people. Not cheap but it's a bit pricey here.

Date of experience: May 2017
1  Thank 948kathrynl
Reviewed April 5, 2017 via mobile

The Arctic Circle Trading Post is now run by the Northern Alaskan Tour Company as their place to view the Northern lights. It's a great spot about 80miles north of Fairbanks. I visited their twice on our trip to Fairbanks. The building is wonderfull with...More

Date of experience: March 2017
Thank mmm42
Reviewed June 22, 2016

As a part of the Aurora Drive Adventure we stayed there for a few hours, while waiting for aurora to appear. The passage from where the tour van parked and the house was frozen and slippery. They had an outhouse toilet for us to use....More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank RayParks
Reviewed March 3, 2016

A Convenient rest sop if you are travelling on the Dalton/Elliot Highway. There is a nice Souvenir Shop, the products of which are mostly made by the owners and their Children. Its a Family run Business and a very Nice, peaceful & beautiful place. No...More

Date of experience: June 2015
3  Thank Sharnjit_Sondh
Reviewed January 2, 2016 via mobile

A nice and cozy place where you can shop for souvenirs and wait for the Aurora. The generous and friendly owner, Joe, provides free hot drinks and snacks to his guest. Keeps everyone entertained while waiting for the Aurora to appear with interesting stories about...More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank Iwtstw
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