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Arctic Circle Trading Post

Mile 49.5 Elliott Hwy, Fairbanks, AK
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Arctic Circle Drive from Fairbanks
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Small-Group Arctic Circle Drive and Fly Tour from Fairbanks
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Mile 49.5 Elliott Hwy, Fairbanks, AK
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"northern lights"
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"arctic circle"
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"highway"
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"souvenirs"
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"outhouse"
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"adventure"
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"history"
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Reviewed 28 January 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

Thank TravelerCory
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Reviewed 7 August 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

Thank sunni014
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Reviewed 15 July 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.

Thank DonnaSebastian
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Reviewed 21 May 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.

Thank Kathy G
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Reviewed 6 April 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

Thank mmm42
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Reviewed 22 June 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

Thank RayParks
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Reviewed 3 March 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

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Reviewed 3 January 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

1  Thank Iwtstw
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Reviewed 8 June 2015

Even you have a long way to travel when you're on the road to the Arctic Circle, it's a must to stop and visit this Trading post. Free coffee and nice chat with the owner. You may see a nice collection of police patches as...More

Thank Jissse
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