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“Very Interesting Tour”

Large Animal Research Station
Ranked #28 of 99 things to do in Fairbanks
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Owner description: Thousands of visitors each year get a chance to see muskoxen, caribou and domestic reindeer on summer tours of this 134-acre site set up for nutritional, behavioral and physiological study by the University of Alaska.
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“Very Interesting Tour”
Reviewed September 2, 2004

I wouldn't miss this. Great closeups of musk ox with babies, reindeer and caribou. Our guide gave us lots of information on the animals and the research station. We got to handle horns and antlers and feel a musk ox pelt. The guide was very knowledgeable. The gift shop had great t shirts and tiny bags for $1 of samples of musk ox fur. A great chance to see rare animals we never see in Ohio.

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