The link for Georgeson Botanical Garden was updated, I updated that, link for Pioneer Park was no longer valid, I updated that, the link for Angel Rocks Trail was no longer valid, I updated that and there was no link for the Knotty Shop and I was able to find a good link for them as well.
For those who need a smile for their soul…
Listed below are some of our most favorite places to see in the interior of Alaska and favorite places to stay in our state.
The Georgeson Botanical Garden is a nationally recognized botanical garden and a member of a national network of educational dedicated to plant culture and conservation.
Mary Shields, celebrated Alaskan musher and author, and her sled dogs.
The University of Alaska Museum is a major resource center. The Museum’s mission is to acquire, conserve, investigate, and interpret specimens and collections relating to the natural, artistic, and cultural heritage of Alaska and the Circumpolar North.
The Geophysical Institute, established in 1946, is one of the few institutes in the country where scientists study a whole spectrum of geophysical processes ranging from the center of the earth to the center of the sun and beyond.
Pioneer Park is Located in the heart of the Golden Heart City, is a 44 acre historic theme park located on the Chena River. It’s a place to relax and smell the roses, a place to explore the past, a place to learn, and a place to play. Includes the Pioneer Air Museum and the Tanana Valley Railroad.
The Alaska Railroad. The charm and scenic appeal of this great and vast land is amplified through panoramic windows and underscored by historical narratives of lifelong Alaskan conductors and tour guides.
Chena Hot Springs resort enjoys a clean, healthy and beautiful natural environment and continues to welcome people from all over the world to bathe in the curative powers of the hot waters.
Watching the birds at the 1,800-acre refuge on Creamer’s Field for their annual pass through Alaska is one of Fairbanks’ most popular spring and fall pastimes. Three nature trails wind through a variety of forest, shrub, muskeg and wetlands.
The Angel Rocks Trail begins at a pleasant riverside picnic area at milepost 48.9 Chena Hot Springs Road. The 3.5 mile round trip leads hikers through dense evergreen forests up to the sheer rock faces of the Angel Rocks. The trail extends 8.3 miles to include a route along ridgelines that creates a second trailhead at Chena Hot Springs Resort.
The Knotty Shop – Since the opening of the Knotty Shop in 1989, it has become a popular attraction for tourists as well as local residents. Located about 32 miles south of Fairbanks. The owners have created a unique Alaskan setting with its unique gifts and wildlife displays. Phone: (907) 488-3014
Expressions in Glass is a full service Alaskan glass gallery, with extensive experience and creativity. We create fine works of art through the use of glass, light and color to add beauty to your business, home, or office.
Places to Stay
Denali Park Area
-Healy – Denali Dome Home B & B www.denalidomehome.com
- Touch of Wilderness B & B www.touchofwildernessbb.com
-Black Rapids – The Lodge at Black Rapids www.lodgeatblackrapids.com
-Denali Hwy. Cabins www.denalihwy.com
-Glenallen – Caribou Hotel www.caribouhotel.com
- Alaskan Leopard B & B www.alaskanleopard.com
- Camai B & B www.camaibnb.com
- Big Bear B & B www.alaskabigbearbb.com
- Alaskan Frontier Gardens B & B www.alaskafrontiergardens.com
Trapper Creek – McKinley View Lodge www.mckinleyviewlodging.com
Wasilla & Palmer Area
- Matsu Bed and Breakfast Association www.alaskabnbhosts.com
Hatcher Pass Area
- Alaska Gold Rush B & B Cabins www.alaskagoldrush.com
- Girdwood Good Night B & B www.girdwoodgoodnight.com
-A Moose Berry Inn www.amooseberryinn.com
- Cleft of the Rock B&B www.cleftoftherock.net
-Bear Lake Lodging B&B www.Bearlakelodgings.com
-The Diamond M Ranch B&B www.Diamondmranch.com
- Alaska Ocean View B & B Inn www.sitka-alaska-lodging.com
-Escape For Two www.EscapeForTwo.com
-Alaskan Serenity B&B www.AlaskanSerenitybb.com
-Bear Creek Winery and Lodging www.BearCreekWinery.com
-Kianas B&B www.Homerkiana.com
-Majestic View B&B www.Alaskaone.com
- Pearsons Pond Luxury Inn and Adventure Spa www.pearsonspond.com
- The Historic Silverbow Inn www.Silverbowinn.com
-Black Bear Inn www.Stayinalaska.com